Envy and Schadenfreude: The Neural Correlates of Competitive Emotions

Jonathan Dvash, Simone G. Shamay-Tsoory

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4 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFrom DNA to Social Cognition
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages17
ISBN (Print)9780470543962
StatePublished - 25 Aug 2011
Externally publishedYes


  • Envy and schadenfreude, neural correlates of competitive emotions - emotional state, affected by one's actual state and one's relative state, as compared with others
  • Neural link between social comparison based emotions - connection between social comparison based emotions, from neuroscientific perspective
  • Neurochemical bases of social comparison based emotions - four major social comparison based emotions, cooperation or competition

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