Article first published online: 10 JUN 2003
The Philosophical Quarterly
Volume 53, Issue 212, pages 373–379, July 2003
How to Cite
Hatzimoysis, A. (2003), Sentimental Value. The Philosophical Quarterly, 53: 373–379. doi: 10.1111/1467-9213.00318
- Issue published online: 10 JUN 2003
- Article first published online: 10 JUN 2003
I analyse the concept of sentimental value, with a view to identifying its relations with the notions of intrinsic, final, extrinsic and instrumental value. The analysis explores issues arising in the understanding of an object as sentimentally valuable, and reveals a serious tension in the common sense extrinsic conception of sentimental value.