Emotions And Understanding: Wittgensteinian Perspectives by Y. Gustafsson

Emotions And Understanding: Wittgensteinian Perspectives

byY. Gustafsson, C. Kronqvist, M. Mceachrane

Hardcover | November 27, 2008

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This unique collection of articles on emotion by Wittgensteinian philosophers provides a fresh perspective on the questions framing the current philosophical and scientific debates about emotions and offers significant insights into the role of emotions for understanding interpersonal relations and the relation between emotion and ethics.

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YLVA GUSTAFSSON researches and teaches at the Department of Philosophy at bo Akademi University, Finland. Her interests in philosophy are; moral philosophy, philosophy of psychology and philosophy of anthropology.CAMILLA KRONQVIST researches and teaches at bo Akademi University, Finland. Her research interests include moral philosophy...
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Title:Emotions And Understanding: Wittgensteinian PerspectivesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:304 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.04 inPublished:November 27, 2008Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:023020144X

ISBN - 13:9780230201446

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Table of Contents

Notes on Contributors
Introduction: Wittgensteinian Perspectives on the Philosophy Of Emotion - Introducing the Chapters of this Anthology--Y.Gustafsson, C.Kronqvist & M.McEachrane
Wittgensteins Commonsense Realism about the Mind--A.Crary
Wittgenstein on Emotion--J.Schulte
The Conceptual Framework for the Investigation of Emotions--P.M.S.Hacker
Capturing Emotional Thoughts - The Philosophy of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy--M.McEachrane
The Self and the Emotions--J.V.Canfield
Whats in a Smile?--L.Hertzberg
Emotion, Expression and Conversation--D.Cockburn
Illusions of Empathy--Y.Gustafsson
The Fiction of Paradox: Really Feeling for Anna Karenina--D.Moyal-Sharrock
On The Pursuit of Happiness--D.Richter
Our Struggles with Reality--C.Kronqvist
Extreme Aversive Emotions A Wittgensteinian Approach to Dread--R.Read