All the Rage

Commentary on the scientific study of anger

Avoiding the Angry Email

We should think twice about sending angry emails. Our position might be absolutely correct but we make it really easy for others to ignore it by being rude. Once you send a hostile email, the exchange stops being about your concern and starts being about your nasty email. Read More

Good article

Mr Ryan.
You have made a point here. We send off angry emails or receive them and then start holding grudges on the persons.
Like you said, the students are right but wrong what they write.

Like you said, it is better to wait and let go of emotions and read it before you send it off. I think it was Abraham Lincoln who used to write long and angry letters but did not post them.

Once again a good article

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Ryan Martin, Ph.D. is an anger researcher and the Chair of the Psychology Department at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay.


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