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Title:
The passions : philosophy and the intelligence of emotions.
Author:
Solomon, Robert C.
Physical Description:
4 videodiscs (360 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 2 course guidebooks (140 total pages ; 22 cm).
Summary:
Twenty-four 30-minute lectures on the philosophy of emotions.
General Note:
"Course no. 4123"--Disc labels.
Language:
English
Contents:
Emotions as engagements with the world -- The wrath of Achilles -- It's good to be afraid -- Lessons of love : Plato's Symposium -- We are not alone : compassion and empathy -- Noble? or deadly sin? : pride and shame -- Nasty : Iago's envy, Othello's jealousy -- Nastier : resentment and vengeance -- A death in the family : the logic of grief -- James and the bear : emotions and feelings -- Freud's catharsis : the hydraulic model -- Are emotions "in" the mind? -- How emotions are intelligent -- Emotions as judgments -- Beyond boohoo and hooray -- Emotions are rational -- Emotions and responsibility -- Emotions in ethics -- Emotions and the self -- What is emotional experience? -- Emotions across cultures : universals -- Emotions across cultures : differences -- Laughter and music -- Happiness and spirituality.
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ISBN:
9781598030556