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The Resource Stoicism & emotion, Margaret R. Graver, (electronic resource)

Stoicism & emotion, Margaret R. Graver, (electronic resource)

Label
Stoicism & emotion
Title
Stoicism & emotion
Statement of responsibility
Margaret R. Graver
Title variation
Stoicism and emotion
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
On the surface, stoicism and emotion seem like contradictory terms. Yet the Stoic philosophers of ancient Greece and Rome were deeply interested in the emotions, which they understood as complex judgments about what we regard as valuable in our surroundings. Stoicism and Emotion shows that they did not simply advocate an across-the-board suppression of feeling, as stoicism implies in today?s English, but instead conducted a searching examination of these powerful psychological responses, seeking to understand what attitude toward them expresses the deepest respect for human potential. In this
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Graver, Margaret
Dewey number
128/.37093
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Stoics
  • Emotions (Philosophy)
Label
Stoicism & emotion, Margaret R. Graver, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-268) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • 2.
  • The pathetic syllogism
  • Emotions and ascriptions of value
  • Appropriateness
  • Evaluations and their objects
  • The stoic ethical stance
  • Eupathic responses
  • Classification by genus
  • Classification by species
  • Some remaining questions
  • Acknowledgments
  • 3.
  • Vigor and responsibility
  • Rollability
  • Overriding impulses
  • Medea and Odysseus
  • Plato and Platonists
  • The Posidonian objections
  • Freedom
  • 4.
  • Feelings without assent
  • Introduction : Emotion and norms for emotion
  • Beginnings and "bitings" at Athens
  • The Senecan Account
  • "A requirement of the human condition"
  • Alexandrian Propatheiai
  • A stoic essential
  • 5.
  • Brutishness and insanity
  • Orestes and the Phantastikon
  • Melancholic loss of virtue
  • Fluttery ignorance
  • 1.
  • Emotions as causes
  • Brutishness
  • Seneca's three movements
  • A science of the mind
  • The psychic material
  • The central directive faculty
  • Thought, belief, and action
  • Affective events
  • Empiricism and corruption
  • The twofold cause
  • Cicero's Hall of Mirrors
  • The establishment of traits
  • Autonomy and luck
  • 8.
  • City of friends and lovers
  • Concern for others
  • Proper friendship and the wise community
  • Friendship and self-sufficiency
  • 6.
  • Optimistic love
  • Ordinary affections
  • 9.
  • The tears of Alcibiades
  • Wisdom and remorse
  • Strategies for consolation
  • The status of premise 2
  • Progressor-pain and moral shame
  • Apatheia revisited
  • Appendix : The status of confidence in stoic classifications
  • Traits of character
  • List of abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index locorum
  • General index
  • Scalar conditions of mind
  • Fondnesses and aversions
  • Proclivities
  • Habitudes of the wise
  • 7.
  • The development of character
Control code
ocn309886246
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 289 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281956910
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)309886246
Label
Stoicism & emotion, Margaret R. Graver, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-268) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • 2.
  • The pathetic syllogism
  • Emotions and ascriptions of value
  • Appropriateness
  • Evaluations and their objects
  • The stoic ethical stance
  • Eupathic responses
  • Classification by genus
  • Classification by species
  • Some remaining questions
  • Acknowledgments
  • 3.
  • Vigor and responsibility
  • Rollability
  • Overriding impulses
  • Medea and Odysseus
  • Plato and Platonists
  • The Posidonian objections
  • Freedom
  • 4.
  • Feelings without assent
  • Introduction : Emotion and norms for emotion
  • Beginnings and "bitings" at Athens
  • The Senecan Account
  • "A requirement of the human condition"
  • Alexandrian Propatheiai
  • A stoic essential
  • 5.
  • Brutishness and insanity
  • Orestes and the Phantastikon
  • Melancholic loss of virtue
  • Fluttery ignorance
  • 1.
  • Emotions as causes
  • Brutishness
  • Seneca's three movements
  • A science of the mind
  • The psychic material
  • The central directive faculty
  • Thought, belief, and action
  • Affective events
  • Empiricism and corruption
  • The twofold cause
  • Cicero's Hall of Mirrors
  • The establishment of traits
  • Autonomy and luck
  • 8.
  • City of friends and lovers
  • Concern for others
  • Proper friendship and the wise community
  • Friendship and self-sufficiency
  • 6.
  • Optimistic love
  • Ordinary affections
  • 9.
  • The tears of Alcibiades
  • Wisdom and remorse
  • Strategies for consolation
  • The status of premise 2
  • Progressor-pain and moral shame
  • Apatheia revisited
  • Appendix : The status of confidence in stoic classifications
  • Traits of character
  • List of abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index locorum
  • General index
  • Scalar conditions of mind
  • Fondnesses and aversions
  • Proclivities
  • Habitudes of the wise
  • 7.
  • The development of character
Control code
ocn309886246
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 289 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781281956910
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)309886246

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