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The vehement passions, Philip Fisher

Label
The vehement passions
Title
The vehement passions
Statement of responsibility
Philip Fisher
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Breaking off the ordinary flow of experience, the passions create a state of exception. In their suddenness and intensity, they map a personal world, fix and qualify our attention, and impel our actions. Outraged anger drives us to write laws that will later be enforced by impersonal justice. Intense grief at the death of someone in our life discloses the contours of that life to us. Wonder spurs scientific inquiry. The strong current of Western thought that idealizes a dispassionate world has ostracized the passions as quaint, even dangerous. Intense states have come to be seen as symptoms of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fisher, Philip
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Emotions (Philosophy)
  • Émotions (Philosophie)
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Emotions (Philosophy)
  • Emoties
  • Filosofische aspecten
Label
The vehement passions, Philip Fisher
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-261) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Time
  • 6.
  • Rashness
  • 7.
  • Mutual Fear
  • 8.
  • The Aesthetics of Fear
  • 9.
  • The Radius of the Will
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • Anger and Diminution
  • 11.
  • Grief
  • 12.
  • Spiritedness
  • Passions, Strong Emotions, Vehement Occasions
  • 2.
  • Paths among the Passions
  • 3.
  • Thoroughness
  • 4.
  • Privacy, Radical Singularity
Control code
ocm52256495
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 268 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400824892
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
ebc457791
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttx44d
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52256495
Label
The vehement passions, Philip Fisher
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-261) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 5.
  • Time
  • 6.
  • Rashness
  • 7.
  • Mutual Fear
  • 8.
  • The Aesthetics of Fear
  • 9.
  • The Radius of the Will
  • 1.
  • 10.
  • Anger and Diminution
  • 11.
  • Grief
  • 12.
  • Spiritedness
  • Passions, Strong Emotions, Vehement Occasions
  • 2.
  • Paths among the Passions
  • 3.
  • Thoroughness
  • 4.
  • Privacy, Radical Singularity
Control code
ocm52256495
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 268 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400824892
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
ebc457791
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttx44d
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52256495

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