The Psychology of Desire

Edited by Wilhelm Hofmann and Loran F. Nordgren

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Introduction, Wilhelm Hofmann & Loran F. Nordgren

I. Basic Processes and Mechanisms

1. Elaborated Intrusion Theory: Explaining the Cognitive and Motivational Basis of Desire, Jackie Andrade, Jon May, Lotte van Dillen, & David J. Kavanagh

2. Grounding Desire and Motivated Behavior: A Theoretical Framework and Review of Empirical Evidence, Esther K. Papies & Lawrence W. Barsalou

3. Desire and Desire Regulation, Wilhelm Hofmann, Hiroki P. Kotabe, Kathleen D. Vohs, & Roy F. Baumeister

4. Desire over Time: The Multifaceted Nature of Satiation, Joseph P. Redden

5. The Measurement of Desires and Craving, Michael A. Sayette & Stephen J. Wilson

II. Neuroscience of Desire and Desire Regulation

6. Motivation and Pleasure in the Brain, Morten L. Kringelbach & Kent C. Berridge

7. Neuroscience of Desire Regulation, Richard B. Lopez, Dylan D. Wagner, & Todd F. Heatherton

8. Individual Differences in Desire and Approach Motivation, Eddie Harmon-Jones, Philip A. Gable, & Cindy Harmon-Jones

9. Developmental Changes in Reward Sensitivity and Cognitive Control across Adolescence: Implications for Desire, Adriana Galván

III. Desire, Judgment, and Decision Making

10. License to Sin: Reasoning Processes in Desire, Denise T. D. de Ridder, Jessie C. de Witt Huberts, & Catharine Evers

11. Perceptions of Desire: A Hot-Cold Empathy Gap Perspective, Rachel L. Ruttan & Loran F. Nordgren

12. Want-Should Conflict: A Synthesis of Past Research, T. Bradford Bitterly, Robert Mislavsky, Hengchen Dai, & Katherine L. Milkman

IV. Desire, Affect, and Well-Being

13. You Shall Not Always Get What You Want: The Consequences of Ambivalence toward Desires, Frenk van Harreveld, Hannah U. Nohlen, & Iris K. Schneider

14. Desires and Happiness: Aristotelian, Puritan, and Buddhist Approaches, Shigehiro Oishi, Erin Westgate, Jane Tucker, & Asuka Komiya

15. Liking Little, Wanting Less: On (Lacking) Desire in Psychopathology, Michael T. Treadway

V. Applied Content Domains

16. Desire for Food and the Power of Mind, Anne Roefs, Katrijn Houben, & Jessica Werthmann

17. Sexual Desire: Conceptualization, Correlates, and Causes, Pamela C. Regan

18. Aggressive Desires, Thomas F. Denson, Timothy P. Schofield, & Emma C. Fabiansson

19. The Role of Desire and Craving in Addiction, Ingmar H. A. Franken

20. Three Senses of Desire in Consumer Research, Utpal M. Dholakia

21. Old Desires, New Media, Diana I. Tamir & Adrian F. Ward