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Philosophy of Emotions

Explores a range of theoretical attempts to explain the emotions and their place in human life. Emotions such as fear, anxiety, hope, love, and regret will be studied both for their own sake and as sources of insight into the nature of meaningful experience. Attention will be paid to the distinction between momentary passions and abiding affective dispositions, and to such questions as how emotions might be justified and what sort of cognition they involve. (Not offered 2021-22).

Prerequisite: 2 units in philosophy or consent of instructor.

1 unit


Term Block Title Instructor Location Student Limit/Available Updated
Fall 2020 Block J Philosophy of Emotions Rick Anthony Furtak TBA 18 / 7 04/17/2021
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