Mind And Its Depths / Edition 1

Mind And Its Depths / Edition 1

by Richard Wollheim
     
 

ISBN-10: 0674576128

ISBN-13: 9780674576124

Pub. Date: 01/01/1993

Publisher: Harvard University Press

The mind as it is manifested in philosophy and art, in the moral life and psychoanalysis, has always been at the core of Richard Wollheim's celebrated work. This book brings together Wollheim's broad and abiding concerns to illuminate human thought at its furthest reaches of introspection and expression. Interweaving philosophy, psychoanalysis, and aesthetics, these

Overview

The mind as it is manifested in philosophy and art, in the moral life and psychoanalysis, has always been at the core of Richard Wollheim's celebrated work. This book brings together Wollheim's broad and abiding concerns to illuminate human thought at its furthest reaches of introspection and expression. Interweaving philosophy, psychoanalysis, and aesthetics, these essays reveal the critical connections between ideas and disciplines too often regarded as separate and distinct.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780674576124
Publisher:
Harvard University Press
Publication date:
01/01/1993
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
228
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.48(d)

Table of Contents

  • 1. The Sheep and the Ceremony
  • 2. The Ends of Life and the Preliminaries of Morality: John Stuart Mill and Isaiah Berlin
  • 3. The Good Self and the Bad Self: The Moral Psychology of British Idealism and the English School of Psychoanalysis Compared
  • 4. The Bodily Ego
  • 5. Psychology, Materialism, and the Special Case of Sexuality
  • 6. Desire, Belief, and Professor Grünbaum’s Freud
  • 7. Crime, Punishment, and “Pale Criminality”
  • 8. Art, Interpretation, and Perception
  • 9. Correspondence, Projective Properties, and Expression in the Arts
  • 10. Representation: The Philosophical Contribution to Psychology
  • 11. Pictorial Style: Two Views
  • 12. Pictures and Language
  • Notes
  • Credits
  • Name Index
  • Subject Index

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