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Cavell, M. (2003). The Intelligence of The Emotions: A View From Philosophy. J. Amer. Psychoanal. Assn., 51(3):977-994.

(2003). Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 51(3):977-994

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The Intelligence of The Emotions: A View From Philosophy

Review by:
Marcia Cavell

EMOTIONS REVEALED: RECOGNIZING FACES AND FEELINGS TO IMPROVE COMMUNICATIONS AND EMOTIONAL LIFE. By Paul Ekman. New York: Henry Holt, 2002, 270 pp., $26.00.

ALCHEMIES OF THE MIND: RATIONALITY AND THE EMOTIONS. By Jon Elster. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2000. 417 pp., $19.95.

THE EMOTIONS: A PHILOSOPHICAL EXPLORATION. By Peter Goldie. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000, 265 pp., $55.00 hardcover; 272 pp., $18.95 paperback.

THE EMOTIONAL BRAIN: THE MYSTERIOUS UNDERPINNINGS OF EMOTIONAL LIFE. By Joseph LeDoux. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1998, 303 pp., $25.00 hardcover; $14.00 paperback.

UPHEAVALS OF THOUGHT: THE INTELLIGENCE OF EMOTIONS. By Martha C. Nussbaum. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2001, 714 pp., $40.00 hardcover, $27.00 paperback.

ON THE EMOTIONS. By Richard Wollheim. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1999, 224 pp., $30.00.

The function of reason is to allow expressions of certain passions at the expense of others.

Nietzsche, Twilight of the Idols

Until recently the emotions were consigned to a small backyard of the mental that was visited only by philosophers.

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