Chapter 10. The Powers and Mechanisms of the Passions

  1. Saul Traiger
  1. Lilli Alanen

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470776377.ch10

The Blackwell Guide to Hume's Treatise

The Blackwell Guide to Hume's Treatise

How to Cite

Alanen, L. (2006) The Powers and Mechanisms of the Passions, in The Blackwell Guide to Hume's Treatise (ed S. Traiger), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470776377.ch10

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405115087

Online ISBN: 9780470776377

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Keywords:

  • passions;
  • empirical hypotheses;
  • desire;
  • pain;
  • pride

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introductory Remarks

  • The Cartesian Background

  • Impressions and Ideas

  • Passions as Reflective Impressions

  • Direct and Indirect Passions

  • Association and the Individuation of Passions

  • Perception and Perceiving

  • Passions and Moral Sentiments

  • Notes

  • References

  • Further reading