Chapter

Emotion, Responsibility, and Character

John Sabini and Maury Silver

in Emotion, Character, and Responsibility

Published in print October 1998 | ISBN: 9780195121674
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199846931 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195121674.003.0002
Emotion, Responsibility, and Character

Show Summary Details

Preview

This chapter focuses on the realization that character is more than moral as seen through the passive nature of important aspects of man's experience. It aims to assess man's character through emotion and responsibility. It discusses Kant's thought on emotion, and his moral theory and the psychology of emotion. Limitations on this point of view are also presented.

Keywords: emotion; responsibility; character; moral theory; Kant

Chapter.  6829 words. 

Subjects: Social Psychology

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.