4.The Contribution of the “Emotional Production”Concept
Exhibit 5Emotional appreciation of an employee
5.The Nature of Emotional Production
Exhibit 6Deﬁnition of emotional production
Exhibit 7Difficulties in information collection
Do you have many execution programs at your disposal?
2.The Acquisition of Know-how
Test your resolution capacity
3.Associated Emotional Production
Exhibit 10Emotional logic associated with know-how
4.Associated Emotional Conﬂict:“Approach–Approach”
5.A Brief Overview of This Chapter
Exhibit 11The challenge and the problem
2.The Situation Deteriorates
Exhibit 13Deterioration of the situation
Exhibit 14Increase of available volume of
information results in deterioration
Exhibit 16Interrelationship between the actor and the situation
Test your capacity to anticipate
Exhibit 19Effect of threat on personality development
Exhibit 20Different logics of threat
Towhat degree are you subject to stress?
4.Associated Emotional Conﬂict:“Approach–Avoidance”
Exhibit 21“Approach–avoidance” conﬂict
5.The Practice of Counterﬁre
6.The Neurosis of the “Workaholic”
Do you face situations with courage?
Test your psychological energy
8.Resistance to Obstacles
Are you resistant to obstacles?
10.Neurosis of the “Fugitive”
Are you an avoider?
11.Passive Acceptance of Challenge:Doing Nothing and
Do you lack patience?
Are you inhibited?
12.A Brief Overview of This Chapter
1.Material Situation Linked to Place in the Hierarchy
2.Emotional Situation Linked to Place in the Hierarchy
3.Alienation,Impotence and Surrender
Exhibit 24Different logics of alienation
4.Feelings of Dependence
Do you feel alienated?
Do you feel dependent?
Exhibit 25Different logics of dependency
Exhibit 27Different logics of anxiety
6.The Feeling of Belonging
Are you anxious?
Do you have a feeling of belonging?
Exhibit 33Dynamics of confrontation with authority
9.Active Submission to Authority
10.Passive Resistance to Authority
Are you passive–aggressive?
11.Active Resistance to Authority
Exhibit 34Emotional attitude within the hierarchy
12.Adhesion to Authority
13.A Brief Overview of This Chapter
Exhibit 35Emotional ladder of submission
Situations of Failure:Disapprenticeship
1.The Principle of Limited Behavioral Capacity
2.The Feeling of Failure
3.Refusal of Failure:The Search for a Guilty Party
Do you have a taste for failure?
4.Acceptance of Failure:The Feeling of Guilt
Exhibit 38Feelings of guilt or guaranteed failure
5.The Neurosis of the “Guilty”
Exhibit 39Different logics of the guilt complex
Do you tend to feel guilty?
7.The Growth of Emotional Resistance
8.The Disapprenticeship of Success
9.A Brief Overview of This Chapter
Exhibit 41The emotional ladder of failure
1.The Permanence of Irreversibility
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Exhibit 42Irreversible situations
Exhibit 43The permanence of irreversibility
2.The Scientiﬁc Exception:The Disappearance of Aversive
3.The Increase of Aversive Situations
Are you Attila the Hun without knowing it?
Exhibit 47Illustration of the danger linked with no return
5.The Status of Victim
Do you tend to play the victim?
6.The Status of Substitute
7.The Grieving Process
Are you fond of denial?
Exhibit 49A ﬁt of anger.Irreversibility brought to a simple problem
Do you pray?
Exhibit 50Irreversibility perceived as simple conﬂict
Exhibit 51Irreversibility assimilated as a simple failure
Do you have episodes of depression?
Exhibit 52Irreversibility accepted
8.A Brief Overview of This Chapter
Have you ﬁnished grieving?
1.The Paradox of Success
Exhibit 54The rational and emotional logic of success
2.Positive Emotional Production
Do you feel you exist?
Do you feel validated?
Test your interpersonal competence
3.The Dynamic of Growth Choices
4.Factors Resulting in Successful Situations
Exhibit 57Deterioration of available information
Exhibit 58Ned Herrmann’s four-brain theory illustrated
5.How to Develop the Symbolic Function
6.A Brief Overview of This Chapter
Exhibit 60The positive emotional ladder
Exhibit 61The interaction of apprenticeship
Exhibit 62The interaction of personal development
The Integration Process of Suffering6