HUM-479 / 3 credits

Teacher: Deonna Julien Amos

Language: English

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Summary

We are urged to live emotionally rich and fulfilling lives, but what does it mean? This project-basead seminar explore the role of specific emotions play in our lives.

Content

Keywords

Philosophy of mind; emotion ; affect ; value ; valence ; norms ; moral emotions ; moral psychology ; emotion vs. reason ; emotional motivation ; Emotional consciousness ; emotion and decision making ; emotion and wellbeing ; emotion and justice ; artificial emotions ; art appreciation ; shame ; admiration ; envy ; indignation ; hope ; disgust ; amusement ; sadness ; happiness

Expected student activities

Semester 2 : Supervised individual and/or group reading, discussion and writing for project implementation.

Assessment methods

Semester 2 : Evaluation of essay (60%) and group presentation (40%).

 

 

Resources

Bibliography

Bibliographical information will be tranmitted via Moodle in due course for each specific emotion.

Moodle Link

In the programs

  • Semester: Spring
  • Number of places: 60
  • Exam form: During the semester (summer session)
  • Subject examined: Emotion and value II
  • Project: 3 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

Reference week

 MoTuWeThFr
8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13     
13-14     
14-15     
15-16     
16-17     
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22