Emotions in Plato and Aristotle
Price, Anthony W. (2009) Emotions in Plato and Aristotle. In: Goldie, P. (ed.) The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy of Emotion. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, pp. 121-142. ISBN 9780199235018.
Book synopsis: This volume contains thirty-one state-of-the-art contributions from leading figures in the study of emotion today. The volume addresses all the central philosophical issues in current emotion research, including: the nature of emotion and of emotional life; the history of emotion from Plato to Sartre; emotion and practical reason; emotion and the self; emotion, value, and morality; and emotion, art and aesthetics. Anyone interested in the philosophy of emotion, and its wide-ranging implications in other related fields such as morality and aesthetics, will want to consult this book. It will be a vital resource not only for scholars and graduate students but also for undergraduates who are finding their way into this fascinating topic.
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|School:||Birkbeck Schools and Departments > School of Social Sciences, History and Philosophy > Philosophy|
|Date Deposited:||15 Mar 2011 10:21|
|Last Modified:||17 Apr 2013 12:17|
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