The Resource Three Faces of Desire

Three Faces of Desire

Label
Three Faces of Desire
Title
Three Faces of Desire
Creator
Language
eng
Summary
To desire something is a condition familiar to everyone. It is uncontroversial that desiring has something to do with motivation, something to do with pleasure, and something to do with reward. Call these "the three faces of desire." The standard philosophical theory at present holds that themotivational face of desire presents its unique essence--to desire a state of affairs is to be disposed to act so as to bring it about. A familiar but less standard account holds the hedonic face of desire to reveal to true nature of desire. In this view, to desire something is to tend to pleasureif it see
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
Dewey number
  • 128.3
  • 128/.3
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • B105.D44S37 2004
  • B105.D44
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Philosophy of Mind Series
Label
Three Faces of Desire
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Preliminaries; 1 The Standard Theory and Its Rivals; 2 Reward and Punishment; 3 Pleasure and Displeasure; 4 The Production and Prevention of Movement; 5 Desire and Aversion; 6 Clean and Messy Theories; Appendix; Notes; References; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W
Control code
ocn466432077
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (224 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195343625
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36035920
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)466432077
  • pebcs019534362X

Library Locations

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