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Pleasure Explanations

J. C. B. Gosling

in Pleasure and Desire

Published in print September 1969 | ISBN: 9780198243397
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191680670 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198243397.003.0009
Pleasure Explanations

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This chapter discusses and establishes a connection between pleasure and human wanting, which is a more direct connection between ‘pleasure’ and one force of the word ‘want’. This relationship only holds with one out of many pleasure expectations, and is relied on by arguments for hedonism.

Keywords: connection; pleasure; human wanting; want; relationship; arguments; hedonism; pleasure expectations

Chapter.  1709 words. 

Subjects: Moral Philosophy

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