Emotional Life in Three Dimensions
I first summarise Martha Nussbaum's theory of emotion and place it against its historical background. Borrowing distinctions from Plato I then argue that the emotions discussed in Hiding From Humanity affect us primarily as social beings, not as individuals, and suggest modifying and educating them by social means.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: Yearhaugh, West Woodburn, Hexham NE48 2TU, UK
Publication date: 2008-11-01