recitation paper 1 outline

recitation paper 1 outline - occurs.” 69 Emotions cannot...

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Summary of James: James says emotions are essentially conscious feelings. Feelings are perceptions of our body changes Our emotions represent our body changes “we do not cry because we feel sad, but we feel sad because we cry” 65 James only applies his theories to emotions with distinct bodily changes involved with them “… every one of the bodily changes, whatsoever it be, is felt, acutely or obscurely, the moment it
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Unformatted text preview: occurs.” 69 Emotions cannot be artificially imitated Arguments against James: There are so many more emotions that do not apply to this theory. Cannon’s objections Arguments for James: He clearly states that his theory does not apply to all emotions, no matter how shaky it makes his theory sound....
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