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The Chase

Holli Hampton

in Interrupted Life: Experiences of Incarcerated Women in the United States

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520252493
eISBN:
9780520944565
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520252493.003.0024
Subject:
Sociology, Gender and Sexuality

In her poem entitled “The Chase,” Holli Hampton expresses her love and admiration for a fellow woman prisoner “living 3 cells down.”.


Conclusion

CATHERINE OSBORNE

in Eros Unveiled: Plato and the God of Love

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198267669
eISBN:
9780191683336
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198267669.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Early Christian Studies, Religion in the Ancient World

There are two main claims that this book tries to defend. One is that the correct way to understand the ancient tradition concerning Eros is to see love as inexplicable, in the way suggested by the ... More


Steps toward an Evolutionary Psychology of a Culture‐Dependent Specie s

Daniel M. T. Fessler

in The Innate Mind: Volume 2: Culture and Cognition

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780195310139
eISBN:
9780199871209
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195310139.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Socially-transmitted information allows humans to survive in diverse social and ecological systems, a pattern that is as old as — and perhaps even predates — our species. This suggests that natural ... More


Human Groups as Adaptive Units: Toward a Permanent Consensus

David Sloan Wilson

in The Innate Mind: Volume 2: Culture and Cognition

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
May 2007
ISBN:
9780195310139
eISBN:
9780199871209
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195310139.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

Foundational changes are taking place in the understanding of human groups. For decades, the biological and social sciences have been dominated by a form of individualism that renders groups as ... More


The Nature and Attraction of Esteem

Geoffrey Brennan and Philip Pettit

in The Economy of Esteem: An Essay on Civil and Political Society

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
November 2004
ISBN:
9780199246489
eISBN:
9780191601460
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199246483.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

Social esteem is to be distinguished from a variety of other attitudes like love and admiration or, on the negative side, hate or disgust. Positive esteem is something that we human beings find ... More


A TYPOLOGY OF EMOTION

Ingmar Persson

in The Retreat of Reason: A dilemma in the philosophy of life

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780199276905
eISBN:
9780191603198
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199276900.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, General

The chief purpose of this chapter is to provide a classification of types of emotion which will be of use for the discussion of responsibility in part V. The classes of emotions which are of ... More


Christ as Absolute Paradox, Redeemer, and Prototype

Sylvia Walsh

in Kierkegaard: Thinking Christianly in an Existential Mode

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199208357
eISBN:
9780191695728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199208357.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, Theology, History of Christianity

This chapter begins with a brief overview of the doctrine of incarnation and its interpretation in the nineteenth century to set a Christological reflection in historical and theological context. ... More


Aesthetics and the Looks of Things

Frank Sibley

in Approach to Aesthetics: Collected Papers on Philosophical Aesthetics

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198238997
eISBN:
9780191598418
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198238991.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

‘Aesthetics and the Looks of Things’ examines the view that aesthetic vision is justifiably juxtaposed to ordinary vision and that a necessary, though not sufficient, condition for the former is that ... More


The Pleasure of Drawing

Jean-Luc Nancy

in The Pleasure in Drawing

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780823250936
eISBN:
9780823252671
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823250936.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics

This section argues that drawing is represented, experienced, and experimented with as a compulsion. This compulsion is evident in several painters such as Michelangelo, whose “genius led him to the ... More


A Cognitive Ethologist from Mars

Mark Rowlands

in Can Animals Be Moral?

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199842001
eISBN:
9780199979844
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199842001.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, General

This final chapter examines the practical significance of the claim that animals are capable of acting for moral reasons. It is argued that the claim underwrites a certain kind of respect that ... More


Trust in Emotions

Linda Trinkaus Zagzebski

in Epistemic Authority: A Theory of Trust, Authority, and Autonomy in Belief

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199936472
eISBN:
9780199980697
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199936472.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter gives an argument for emotional self-trust and trust in the emotions of others that parallels the argument for epistemic self-trust and trust in others in Chapters 2 and 3. Emotions as a ... More


Psychological and Neurological Sources of Primitive Prosocial Behaviors

Dennis L. Krebs

in The Origins of Morality: An Evolutionary Account

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199778232
eISBN:
9780199897261
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199778232.003.0023
Subject:
Psychology, Evolutionary Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter discusses theory and research on mental mechanisms that mediate primitive prosocial behaviors, including the neuro-hormonal mechanisms that mediate impulsive helping behaviors and those ... More


For Someone's Sake

Toni Rønnow-Rasmussen

in Personal Value

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199603787
eISBN:
9780191729294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199603787.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

The proposed analysis in this work, stresses that the defining feature of personal value, is not found exclusively in its normative element. Chapter 5 presents, and begins discussion of, the equally ... More


The Holy Alliance

Manlio Graziano

in Holy Wars and Holy Alliance: The Return of Religion to the Global Political Stage

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780231174626
eISBN:
9780231543910
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231174626.003.0015
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter describes the way the Catholic Church approached Judaism and Islam with the purpose of bringing back religions to the forefront of national and international politics.


Adam Smith

Alexander Broadie

in A History of Scottish Philosophy

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748616275
eISBN:
9780748652471
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748616275.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

The masterpieces of Adam Smith include The Theory of Moral Sentiments and An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations, the latter of which is based on the principle of the division ... More


The Influence of Paul Elmer More

Catherine Oglesby

in Corra Harris and the Divided Mind of the New South

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813032474
eISBN:
9780813038728
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813032474.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter discusses the influence of Paul Elmer More on the literature, viewpoints, and ideas of Corra Harris. Paul Elmer More was an essayist, editor, and a literary critic whom Harris's met ... More


Exemplarist Moral Theory

Linda Zagzebski

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
March 2017
ISBN:
9780190655846
eISBN:
9780190655853
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190655846.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This book develops an original moral theory based on direct reference to exemplars of goodness, identified through the emotion of admiration. Since a motivating emotion is at the root of the theory, ... More


Shakespeare and Popular Music

Adam Hansen

in The Edinburgh Companion to Shakespeare and the Arts

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748635238
eISBN:
9780748652297
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748635238.003.0013
Subject:
Literature, Shakespeare Studies

This chapter considers the partnership shared between Shakespeare and popular music, maintaining that the dialogic relationship between the two lies at the heart of Shakespeare's imbrication in ... More


To Admire or to Teach?

Richard Miller

in On the Art of Singing

Published in print:
1996
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780195098259
eISBN:
9780190268374
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780195098259.003.0021
Subject:
Music, Performing Practice/Studies

This chapter stresses the need for the voice teacher to find the right balance between letting the students know what already is admirable and diagnosing what is in need of correction. By the nature ... More


Casting a Great Composer as a Fictional Hero

Richard Taruskin

in On Russian Music

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520249790
eISBN:
9780520942806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520249790.003.0029
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter portrays the great composer Dmitry Shostakovich as a fictional hero. The catastrophic loss of prestige since the 1960s has made it harder for composers of contemporary classical music to ... More


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