Shame and Philosophy

An Investigation in the Philosophy of Emotions and Ethics

  • Phil Hutchinson

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Phil Hutchinson
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  3. Phil Hutchinson
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  4. Phil Hutchinson
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  5. Back Matter
    Pages 156-190

About this book


Engaging with current research in the philosophy of emotions, both analytic and continental, the author argues that reductionist accounts of emotions leave us in a state of poverty regarding our understanding of our world and of ourselves.


emotion ethics ontology philosophy understanding

Authors and affiliations

  • Phil Hutchinson
    • 1
  1. 1.Manchester Metropolitan UniversityUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2008
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Religion & Philosophy Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-36028-4
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-58318-4
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