Deeper than Reason takes the insights of modern psychological and Robinson begins by laying out a theory of emotion, one that is. This book sets out to examine the role of emotion in both the construction and reception of art. It begins by a survey of recent theories of emotion and then. Jenefer Robinson. · Rating details · 21 ratings · 3 reviews. Deeper than Reason takes the insights of modern scientific research on the emotions and uses.

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Deeper than Reason

The jazzercise effect helps to make clear the logical relationships that Robinson thinks hold between affective appraisals and corresponding physiological changes. Part Two examines the role of the emotions in understanding literature, especially the great realistic novels of the nineteenth century. Lectures on the Philosophy of Art Robert.

Though there has been increasing attention to scientific research by philosophers in recent years, and some classic works of philosophy of art involve careful analyses of particular works of art in some detail, rarely if ever have these two approaches to philosophy been combined so carefully and so seamlessly. This allows her to bring a more scientific answer to the old question of how literature can generate pleasure from painful material.


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Contemporary British Women Poets. Consider the following chart:. Shibles – – Kluwer Academic Publishers.

Lilith Acadia rated it really liked it Jul 19, Varieties of Extended Emotions. Types of Emotional or Pseudo-Emotional Processes.

The Conceptual Framework for the Investigation of the Emotions. Expressing Emotions in the Arts 8.

Her treatment of these topics is comprehensive and ought to be required reading for anyone interested in philosophy of music. An interview with Mike Weaver [Full text]. Adeave marked it as to-read Jan 24, She is best on the novel and provides a good overview on basics of emotion and latest research. The Mess Inside Peter Goldie. Robinson claims that the same happens when reading literature: What Constitutes Artistic Expression?

I’ll return to this phenomenon below.

Deeper than Reason – Paperback – Jenefer Robinson – Oxford University Press

Written in a clear and engaging style, the robonson will make fascinating reading for anyone who is interested in the emotions and how they teason, as well as anyone engaged with the arts and aesthetics, especially with questions about emotional expression in the arts, emotional experience of art forms, and, more generally, artistic interpretation. Norah marked it as to-read Aug 04, She here re-examines the Freudian rhan of Norman Holland who considered content as impulse and form as defense.


Jazzercise effects are produced, she thinks, through a kind of contagion, not only occurring outside of conscious awareness but also outside of the automatic affective mechanisms that produce bona fide emotions. But it is not the case that if one has the physiological changes typical of a certain emotion type, then one must have had an affective appraisal of that type.

These appraisals are valenced and intentional, but they are erason part of higher cognition. A must for everyone who cares about literature and our brains. Peter Goldie – – Oxford University Press. Smith and David B. No keywords specified fix it.