Being moved by meaningfulness: appraisals of surpassing internal standards elicit being moved by relationships and achievements

Cognition and Emotion 33 (7):1387-1409 (2019)
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ABSTRACTPeople can be moved and overwhelmed, a phenomenon typically accompanied by goose-bumps and tears. We argue that these feelings of being moved are not limited to situations that are appraise...



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