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  1. David Hartley (2006). Excellence and Enjoyment: The Logic of a 'Contradiction'. British Journal of Educational Studies 54 (1):3 - 14.score: 24.0
    In 2004, the Department for Education and Skills in England published its Five Year Strategy for Children and Learners (DfES, 2004). It was preceded by Excellence and Enjoyment: a strategy for primary schools (DfES, 2003). 'Excellence and enjoyment' seems to constitute an ambiguity, even a contradiction. The government's view is otherwise. It states that enjoyment (for pupils) is a consequence of excellent teaching. In turn, excellent teaching is said to be more assured if it is personalised and (...)
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  2. Brooke Ackerly (2011). Human Rights Enjoyment in Theory and Activism. Human Rights Review 12 (2):221-239.score: 24.0
    Despite being a seemingly straightforward moral concept (that all humans have certain rights by virtue of their humanity), human rights is a contested concept in theory and practice. Theorists debate (among other things) the meaning of “rights,” the priority of rights, whether collective rights are universal, the foundations of rights, and whether there are universal human rights at all. These debates are of relatively greater interest to theorists; however, a given meaning of “human rights” implies a corresponding theory of change (...)
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  3. Mélanie Perron & Annie Roy-Charland (2013). Analysis of Eye Movements in the Judgment of Enjoyment and Non-Enjoyment Smiles. Frontiers in Psychology 4.score: 24.0
    Enjoyment smiles are more often associated with the simultaneous presence of the Cheek raiser and Lip corner puller action units, and these units’ activation is more often symmetric. Research on the judgment of smiles indicated that individuals are sensitive to these types of indices, but it also suggested that their ability to perceive these specific indices might be limited. The goal of the current study was to examine perceptual-attnetional processing of smiles by using eye movement recording in a smile (...)
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  4. Wayne A. Davis (1982). A Causal Theory of Enjoyment. Mind 91 (April):240-256.score: 21.0
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  5. Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi (forthcoming). Reflections on Enjoyment. Perspectives in Biology and Medicine.score: 21.0
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  6. Jan Decock, Jan Van Looy, Lizzy Bleumers & Philippe Bekaert (2014). The Pleasure of Being (There?): An Explorative Study Into the Effects of Presence and Identification on the Enjoyment of an Interactive Theatrical Performance Using Omnidirectional Video. [REVIEW] AI and Society 29 (4):449-459.score: 21.0
  7. Melvin G. Rigg (1948). Favorable Versus Unfavorable Propaganda in the Enjoyment of Music. Journal of Experimental Psychology 38 (1):78.score: 21.0
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  8. Geraldine Friedman (2012). History and the Traumatic Narrative of Desire and Enjoyment in Althusser. Journal of Philosophy: A Cross-Disciplinary Inquiry 7 (18):27-42.score: 18.0
    Among Marxists and Communists, Louis Althusser has long had a reputation for theoreticism and scientism, the factors most often cited to explain the eclipse of his work since the 1960’s. According to the standard account, the distinguishing characteristic and major flaw of his work is that it brings everything back to knowledge. In this essay, I interrogate this understanding of Althusser by reconsidering two cornerstones of Althusserian theory that seem most to exemplify his extreme privileging of epistemology: the symptom and (...)
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  9. Alexander Rozin & Paul Rozin (2008). Feelings and the Enjoyment of Music. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 31 (5):593-594.score: 18.0
    We wonder about tying the universal appeal of music to emotion as defined by psychologists. Music is more generally about feelings, and many of these, such as moods and pleasures, are central to the enjoyment of music and fall outside the domain of emotion. The critical component of musical feelings is affective intensity, resulting from syntactically generated implications and their outcomes.
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  10. Jessica Rosenfeld (2010). Ethics and Enjoyment in Late Medieval Poetry: Love After Aristotle. Cambridge University Press.score: 18.0
    Machine generated contents note: Introduction: love after Aristotle; 1. Enjoyment: a medieval history; 2. Narcissus after Aristotle: love and ethics in Le Roman de la Rose; 3. Metamorphoses of pleasure in the fourteenth century Dit Amoureux; 4. Love's knowledge: fabliau, allegory, and fourteenth-century anti-intellectualism; 5. On human happiness: Dante, Chaucer, and the felicity of friendship; Coda: Chaucer's philosophical women.
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  11. Tyler Atkinson (2013). Overcoming Competition Through Kairological Enjoyment: The Implications of Qoheleth's Theology of Time for the Ethics of Work. Studies in Christian Ethics 26 (4):395-409.score: 18.0
    In this essay, I seek to enhance eschatological perspectives on work through specific engagement with Qoheleth’s theology of time in Eccl. 2–3. I suggest that prior to a perceptual transformation in the first of the book’s so-called carpe diem passages, Qoheleth is dissatisfied with his labour because he construes it temporally-speaking within a chronology characterised by competition. Within such a construal, death poses the ultimate obstacle to the enjoyment of labour, because it strips away the promise of an immortal (...)
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  12. John Kekes (2008/2010). Enjoyment: The Moral Significance of Styles of Life. Oxford University Press.score: 18.0
    In this book John Kekes examines the indispensable role enjoyment plays in a good life. The key to it is the development of a style of life that combines an attitude and a manner of living and acting that jointly express one's deepest concerns. Since such styles vary with characters and circumstances, a reasonable understanding of them requires attending to the particular and concrete details of individual lives. Reflection on works of literature is a better guide to this kind (...)
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  13. Wayne A. Davis (1986). Warner on Enjoyment. Philosophy Research Archives 12:553-555.score: 18.0
    In ‘Davis on Enjoyment: A Reply’, Richard Warner replies to three objections against his ‘Enjoyment’ that I raised in my ‘A Causal Theory of Enjoyment’, and concludes that one of my examples in fact demonstrates a serious deficiency of my own account. I argue that Warner’s replies to my objections are unsatisfactory, and that his objection to my account had a ready solution.
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  14. Valeria Manera, Marco Del Giudice, Elisa Grandi & Livia Colle (2011). Individual Differences in the Recognition of Enjoyment Smiles: No Role for Perceptual–Attentional Factors and Autistic-Like Traits. Frontiers in Psychology 2.score: 18.0
    Adults show remarkable individual variation in the ability to detect felt enjoyment in smiles based on the Duchenne marker (AU6). It has been hypothesized that perceptual and attentional factors (possibly correlated to autistic-like personality traits in the normative range) play a major role in determining individual differences in recognition performance. Here, this hypothesis was tested in a sample of 100 young adults. Eye-tracking methodology was employed to assess patterns of visual attention during a smile recognition task. Results indicate that (...)
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  15. Spee Kosloff, Jeff Greenberg & Sheldon Solomon (2006). Considering the Roles of Affect and Culture in the Enactment and Enjoyment of Cruelty. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 29 (3):231-232.score: 16.0
    Research on aggression and terror management theory suggests shortcomings in Nell's analysis of cruelty. Hostile aggression and exposure to aggressive cues are not inherently reinforcing, though they may be enjoyed if construed within a meaningful cultural framework. Terror management research suggests that human cruelty stems from the desire to defend one's cultural worldview and to participate in a heroic triumph over evil.
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  16. Slavoj Žižek (2005). The Metastases of Enjoyment: Six Essays on Women and Causality. Verso.score: 15.0
    The experience of the Yugoslav war and the rise of "irrational" violence in contemporary societies provides the theoretical and political context of this book, ...
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  17. Berys Gaut (1995). The Enjoyment Theory of Horror: A Response to Carroll. British Journal of Aesthetics 35 (3):284-289.score: 15.0
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  18. Christopher Hamilton (2009). Enjoyment: The Moral Significance of Styles of Life. International Journal of Philosophical Studies 17 (4):611 – 616.score: 15.0
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  19. N. Carroll (2001). Enjoyment, Indifference, and Aesthetic Experience: Comments for Robert Stecker. British Journal of Aesthetics 41 (1):81-83.score: 15.0
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  20. David Braybrooke (1989). Thoughtful Happiness:Well-Being: Its Meaning, Measurement and Moral Importance. James Griffin; Freedom, Enjoyment, and Happiness: An Essay on Moral Psychology. Richard Warner. Ethics 99 (3):625-.score: 15.0
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  21. James J. Brown Jr & Joshua Gunn (2009). Acts of Enjoyment: Rhetoric, Žižek, and the Return of the Subject (Review). Philosophy and Rhetoric 42 (2):183-190.score: 15.0
  22. Mike W. Martin (1983). Humour and Aesthetic Enjoyment of Incongruities. British Journal of Aesthetics 23 (1):74-85.score: 15.0
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  23. Richard Fumerton (2003). Audi on Rationality: Background Beliefs, Arational Enjoyment, and the Rationality of Altruism. [REVIEW] Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 67 (1):188–193.score: 15.0
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  24. Markus H. Woerner (2013). John Kekes, Enjoyment—The Moral Significance of Styles of Life. Ethical Theory and Moral Practice 16 (4):901-903.score: 15.0
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  25. Monroe C. Beardsley (1963). The Discrimination of Aesthetic Enjoyment. British Journal of Aesthetics 3 (4):291-300.score: 15.0
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  26. Henry David Aiken (1953). Aesthetic Models and the Enjoyment of Art. Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 11 (3):262-264.score: 15.0
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  27. H. C. Brown (1937). Book Review:The Enjoyment of Laughter. Max Eastman. [REVIEW] Ethics 47 (4):495-.score: 15.0
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  28. Richard Warner (1980). Enjoyment. Philosophical Review 89 (4):507-526.score: 15.0
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  29. Maximilian Beck (1945). The Cognitive Character of Aesthetic Enjoyment. Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 3 (11/12):55-61.score: 15.0
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  30. James J. BrownJoshua Gunn Jr (2009). Acts of Enjoyment: Rhetoric, Žižek, and the Return of the Subject (Review). Philosophy and Rhetoric 42 (2):pp. 183-190.score: 15.0
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  31. T. Chappell (2012). Enjoyment: The Moral Significance of Styles of Life, by John Kekes. Mind 121 (483):831-835.score: 15.0
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  32. Tom Eyers (2012). Scott Wilson (2008) The Order of Joy: Beyond the Cultural Politics of Enjoyment, New York: SUNY PressGregg Lambert (2006) Who's Afraid of Deleuze and Guattari?, London and New York: Continuum. [REVIEW] Deleuze Studies 6 (4):638-649.score: 15.0
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  33. L. P. Hemming (2010). The Undoing of Sex: The Proper Enjoyment of Divine Command. Studies in Christian Ethics 23 (1):59-72.score: 15.0
    This paper examines the way in which divine law and divine command have in cases been commandeered for the purposes of demonstrating fidelity to religious orthodoxy. It takes the example of one theologian’s investigation into the tradition and asks whether, in the very name of producing an orthodox theology of sexual difference, the debate does not end up being cast in contemporary, sexualised terms. It then takes the example of how contemporary understandings of sexual difference can be read back into (...)
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  34. Jonathan Jacobs (1989). Deliberation, Self-Conceptions, and Self-Enjoyment. Idealistic Studies 19 (1):1-15.score: 15.0
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  35. Pravas Jivan Chaudhury (1965). Artistic Object and Enjoyment: An Essay in a Co-Ordinated Theory of Art. Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 24 (1):165-186.score: 15.0
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  36. Robert Francis Creegan & George Boas (1939). Insight, Habituation, and Enjoyment. Journal of Philosophy 36 (26):709-715.score: 15.0
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  37. Denis Hurtubise (2003). Les Sept Mots de Whitehead Ou l'Aventure de l'Être (Créativité, Processus, Evénement, Objet, Organisme, Enjoyment, Aventure). Process Studies 32 (1):147-148.score: 15.0
  38. Arthur Stephen McGrade (1981). Ockham on Enjoyment: Towards an Understanding of Fourteenth Century Philosophy and Psychology. Review of Metaphysics 34 (4):706 - 728.score: 15.0
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  39. Calvin Thomas (1914). Tragedy and the Enjoyment of It. The Monist 24 (3):321-332.score: 15.0
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  40. Richard Warner (1983). Davis on Enjoyment: A Reply. Mind 92 (368):568-572.score: 15.0
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  41. Henry David Aiken & Max Schoen (1947). A Criticism of Mrs. Langer's Review of the Enjoyment of the Arts. Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 7 (4):667-671.score: 15.0
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  42. David Denny (2011). On The Politics of Enjoyment: A Reading of The Hurt Locker. Theory and Event 14 (1).score: 15.0
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  43. John Fisher (1968). Evaluation Without Enjoyment. Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 27 (2):135-139.score: 15.0
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  44. C. Lloyd Morgan (1917). Enjoyment and Awareness. Mind 26 (101):1-11.score: 15.0
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  45. E. V. Miller (1929). The World of Truth and the World of Enjoyment. Australasian Journal of Philosophy 7 (3):161 – 176.score: 15.0
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  46. C. Lloyd Morgan (1917). Enjoyment and Awareness. Mind 26 (101):1-11.score: 15.0
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  47. Paul A. Passavant (forthcoming). Parallax Effect: Liberal Accommodation or Post-Liberal Enjoyment? Lokaneeta's Transnational Torture. Theory and Event 16 (2).score: 15.0
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  48. Max Rieser (1952). Values of Achievement Versus Values of Enjoyment. Journal of Philosophy 49 (22):685-692.score: 15.0
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  49. Lionel Adey (1976). Enjoyment, Contemplation, and Hierarchy Est Hamlet. In Shirley Sugerman (ed.), Evolution of Consciousness: Studies in Polarity. Barfield Press. 149.score: 15.0
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  50. Simone Bignall (2010). Attective Assemblcigesz Ethics Beyond Enjoyment. In Simone Bignall & Paul Patton (eds.), Deleuze and the Postcolonial. Edinburgh University Press. 78.score: 15.0
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