Losing Oneself (in a Good Way): On the Value of Full Attention
Article first published online: 28 AUG 2013
© 2013 John Wiley & Sons Ltd
European Journal of Philosophy
How to Cite
Debus, D. (2013), Losing Oneself (in a Good Way): On the Value of Full Attention. European Journal of Philosophy. doi: 10.1111/ejop.12045
- Article first published online: 28 AUG 2013
The present paper considers the question whether, and if so how, a subject's full attention to an object which she interacts with might have value. More specifically, I defend the claim that in order for a subject's activity to have value, it is sufficient that the subject give her full attention to the object towards which the activity is directed.