New PDF release: A Tear Is an Intellectual Thing: The Meanings of Emotion

By Jerome Neu

Is jealousy eliminable? if this is the case, at what price? What are the connections among delight the sin and the delight insisted on through identification politics? How can one query an individual's knowing in their personal happiness or override a society's account of its personal rituals? What makes a sexual wish "perverse," or specific sexual family (such as incestuous ones) bad or maybe unthinkable? those and different questions on what sustains and threatens our identification are pursued utilizing the assets of philosophy, psychoanalysis, and different disciplines. The dialogue all through is proficient and prompted via the Spinozist wish that figuring out our lives may help swap them, may help make us extra free.

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