The Resource The secret history of emotion : from Aristotle's Rhetoric to modern brain science, Daniel M. Gross, (electronic resource)

The secret history of emotion : from Aristotle's Rhetoric to modern brain science, Daniel M. Gross, (electronic resource)

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The secret history of emotion : from Aristotle's Rhetoric to modern brain science
Title
The secret history of emotion
Title remainder
from Aristotle's Rhetoric to modern brain science
Statement of responsibility
Daniel M. Gross
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Contributor
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Princess Diana's death was a tragedy that provoked mourning across the globe; the death of a homeless person, more often than not, is met with apathy. How can we account for this uneven distribution of emotion? Can it simply be explained by the prevailing scientific understanding? Uncovering a rich tradition beginning with Aristotle, The Secret History of Emotion offers a counterpoint to the way we generally understand emotions today. Through a radical rereading of Aristotle, Seneca, Thomas Hobbes, Sarah Fielding, and Judith Butler, among others, Daniel M. Gross reveals a persistent intellectu
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1965-
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Gross, Daniel M.
Index
index present
LC call number
BF531
LC item number
.G76 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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ebrary
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  • Emotions
  • Emotions (Philosophy)
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS
  • Emotions (Philosophy)
  • Emotions
  • Electronic books
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The secret history of emotion : from Aristotle's Rhetoric to modern brain science, Daniel M. Gross, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction: A New Rhetoric of Passions; 1 Early Modern Emotion and the Economy of Scarcity; 2 Apathy in the Shadow Economy of Emotion; 3 Virtues of Passivity in the English Civil War; 4 The Politics of Pride in David Hume and David Simple; 5 Thinking and Feeling without a Brain: William Perfect and Adam Smith's Compassion; Index
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 194 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780226309934
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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remote
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  • (OCoLC)309851562
  • (OCoLC)ocn309851562
Label
The secret history of emotion : from Aristotle's Rhetoric to modern brain science, Daniel M. Gross, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction: A New Rhetoric of Passions; 1 Early Modern Emotion and the Economy of Scarcity; 2 Apathy in the Shadow Economy of Emotion; 3 Virtues of Passivity in the English Civil War; 4 The Politics of Pride in David Hume and David Simple; 5 Thinking and Feeling without a Brain: William Perfect and Adam Smith's Compassion; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 194 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780226309934
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)309851562
  • (OCoLC)ocn309851562

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