Deeper Than Reason: Emotion and Its Role in Literature, Music, and Art / Edition 1

Deeper Than Reason: Emotion and Its Role in Literature, Music, and Art / Edition 1

by Jenefer Robinson
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0199263655

ISBN-13: 9780199263653

Pub. Date: 06/02/2005

Publisher: Oxford University Press


About the Author:
Jenefer Robinson is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Cincinnati

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About the Author:
Jenefer Robinson is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Cincinnati

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199263653
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
06/02/2005
Pages:
515
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 5.80(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents


List of Figures     XV
What are Emotions and How Do They Operate?
Introduction     1
Emotions as Judgements     5
Boiling of the Blood     28
Emotion as Process     57
Emotion in Literature
Introduction     101
The Importance of Being Emotional     105
Puzzles and Paradoxes     136
A Sentimental Education     154
Formal Devices as Coping Mechanisms     195
Expressing Emotion in the Arts
Introduction     229
Pouring Forth the Soul     231
A New Romantic Theory of Expression     258
Music and the Emotions
Introduction     293
Emotional Expression in Music     295
The Expression of Emotion in Instrumental Music     322
Listening with Emotion: How Our Emotions Help Us to Understand Music     348
Feeling the Music     379
Epilogue     413
Notes     415
Bibliography     469
Index     487

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