In Robert C. Solomon (ed.), Thinking About Feeling: Contemporary Philosophers on Emotions. Oxford University Press. pp. 113-125 (2004)

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Patricia S. Greenspan
University of Maryland, College Park
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This paper attempts to connect recent cross-disciplinary treatments of the cognitive or rational significance of emotions with work in contemporary philosophy identifying an evaluative propositional content of emotions. An emphasis on the perspectival nature of emotional evaluations allows for a notion of emotional rationality that does not seem to be available on alternative accounts
Keywords Emotion  Metaphysics  Mind-body  Rationality  Damascio, A
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