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Emotion & evolution

Griffiths, Paul Edmund


In my introductory chapter I briefly outline the present state of philosophical emotion theory. I state my position on the status and future of "folk psychology", and the future of traditional propositional attitude psychology. The next three chapters of the thesis expound and criticise some current theories of emotion. In chapter two I outline the prevalent "cognitivist" orthodoxy. I present a series of problems for this theory, and show how successive refinements to the theory have...[Show more]

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Date published: 1988
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/5d78d548334b1


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01Front_Griffiths.pdfFront Matter197.15 kBAdobe PDFThumbnail
02Whole_Griffiths.pdfWhole Thesis3.74 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail

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