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Philosophy of Emotion
PHIL180E, Section 1, Fall 2014
Tuesday and Thursday 10:05-11:30
Classroom: Student Services Wing 307
Instructor: Phillip Emerson
Office: LNG 412
Office Hours: 10am-Noon on Wednesdays, and by appointment.
REMEMBERING, REPEATING AND WORKING-THROUGH
(FURTHER RECOMMENDATIONS ON THE TECHNIQUE OF PSYCHO-ANALYSIS II)
1914 1918 1924 1925 1931 1946
Int. Z. Psychoanal., 2 (6),485-91. S.K.S.N., 4, 441-
To speak openly about feelings of hate toward a patient in 1949 was a
daring act. For a statement of such feelings to come from the kindly pediatri
cian/psychoanalyst D. W. Winnicott
truly extraordinary. Winnicott broke
new ground in p
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Notes Nico Frijda
What is functionalism? A way of understanding.
Understanding a thing or process according to the role that it plays, what it does for the
organism or whole of which it is a part.
Darwinian or evo
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Lecture on Darwin and Hume
First essay assignment
Paper evaluation: A, A- require original insight; B-, B, B+ fullls all of the requirements of
assignment with skill and resourcefulness; D, C-, C the paper was in s
Notes on Aristotles Poetics
I Imitation the common principle of the Arts of Poetry. The
II The Objects of Imitation.
of a higher or lower type (good or bad) (better than in real life or worse)
Comedy aims at presenting men as worse, Tr
Monday, November 3, 2014
Julian Barnes The Sense of an Ending
- Veronicas mother
- Veronicas father
- Brother Jack
- Tonys mother and Father
- Adrian Jr.
Recounting of episo
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Catherine Lutz Notes
Unnatural Emotions, Excerpted in Solomon, 2003.
Lutz offers a perspective from which to view emotions, in which it is not contested that
emotions have some biological substrate, but the degree and complexit
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
From Appraisal: The Minimal Cognitive Prerequisites of Emotion from
The Nature of Emotion: Fundamental Questions, 1994.
Lazarus offers an account of emotions that understands them as having minimal