Warren Tenhouten

Research Professor


Contact Information

Email    wtenhout@ucla.edu
Office  Not Available
Phone  310-825-4527


Ph. D., Michigan State University

Selected Publications

"Dual Symbolic Classification and the Primary Emotions: A Proposed Synthesis of Durkheim's Sociogenic and Plutchik's Psychoevolutionary Theories of the Emotions," International Sociology 10:427-445. 

"Outline of a Socioevolutionary Theory of the Emotions. International Sociology and Social Policy 16:189-208,1996. 

“Text and Temporality: Patterned-Cyclical and Ordinary-Linear Forms of Time-Consciousness, Inferred from a Corpus of Australian Aboriginal and Euro-Australian Life-Historical Interviews.” Symbolic Interaction, 22:121-37


Neurosociology, oral history analysis, sociology of emotions, sociology of time, sociology of knowledge. Current research: Life history project with Australian Aborigines;time-consciousness and social relations; affect-spectrum theory.