By Diana Fritz Cates
All people are looking to be at liberty and dwell good. occasionally extreme feelings have an effect on our happiness—and, in flip, our ethical lives. Our feelings could have an important influence on our perceptions of truth, the alternatives we make, and the ways that we have interaction with others. will we, as ethical brokers, affect our feelings? will we have any selection in terms of our feelings?
In Aquinas at the Emotions, Diana Fritz Cates indicates how feelings are composed as embodied psychological states. She identifies different factors, together with non secular ideals, intuitions, photos, and questions which could impact the formation and the process a person's feelings. She attends to the appetitive in addition to the cognitive measurement of emotion, either one of which Aquinas translates with flexibility. the result's a strong research of Aquinas that also is a source for readers who are looking to comprehend and domesticate the emotional measurement in their lives.
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Aquinas on the Emotions: A Religious-Ethical Inquiry (Moral Traditions series) by Diana Fritz Cates