Philosophy's Moods: The Affective Grounds of Thinking

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ISBN: 978-94-007-1502-8 (Print) 978-94-007-1503-5 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. INTRODUCTION

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-10

      Moods and Philosophy

  3. WONDER

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 11-11

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      Pages 13-26

      Thauma Idesthai: The Mythical Origins of Philosophical Wonder

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      Pages 27-38

      Attentiveness: A Phenomenological Study of the Relation of Memory to Mood

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      Pages 39-50

      A Mood of Childhood in Benjamin

  4. MELANCHOLY

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 51-51

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      Pages 53-68

      Leibniz’s Monad: A Study in Melancholy and Harmony

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      Pages 69-85

      “Perhaps Truth Is a Woman”: On Shame and Philosophy

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      Pages 87-101

      Philosophy’s Nostalgia

  5. ANXIETY

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 103-103

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      Pages 105-121

      The Birth Pangs of the Absolute: Longing and Angst in Schelling and Kierkegaard

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      Pages 123-139

      Attunement and Disorientation: The Moods of Philosophy in Heidegger and Sartre

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      Pages 141-156

      Anxiety and Identity: Beyond Husserl and Heidegger

  6. OTHERNESS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 157-157

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      Pages 159-172

      Kant on the Affective Moods of Morality

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      Pages 173-184

      The Proto-Ethical Dimension of Moods

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      Pages 185-198

      When Reason Is in a Bad Mood: A Fanonian Philosophical Portrait

  7. EPILOGUE

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 199-199

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 201-208

      How Death Deals with Philosophy

  8. Back Matter

    Pages 209-210