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Re: Theories of emotion

Nigelwrites in response to me:___________ Yousay, “And if we have control of thecognitive part discussion of the non-cognitive part becomes trivial for we
Steve Marquis
4:39 PM
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37743

Judgements and Triggers

The title of this post is an over simplification of the issue, as is the following – I apologise. I also apologise for its length – all I can say is that
Nigel Glassborow
8:04 AM
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37742

Judgments determine happiness, and its opposite

Judgments (_dogmata_) determine happiness and its opposite. That entry (minus the Greek) is included in the theme index of Robin Hard's translation of
ptypes
Feb 6
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37741

Re: Theories of emotion

Steve, I hope that I will satisfactorily address many of the issues you raise in my proposed post. I will however say that I will not be addressing value
Nigel Glassborow
Feb 6
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37740

Re: Theories of emotion

Nigelwrites:______________ Firstoff, to me Stoicism is so much more than just the question of cognition. ______________ Stoicismis many things to many
Steve Marquis
Feb 5
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37739

Re: Theories of emotion

Nigel quoted Murray as saying, "The Semite was apt in his religion to be fierier and more uncompromizing than the Greek." Based on what he wrote, Murray thinks
malcolmschosha
Feb 5
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37738

Re: Theories of emotion

Malcolm, I think you credit Murray with Diogenes’ quote in error. And what has Hitler got to do with all of this? No don’t bother to answer that. Over and
Nigel Glassborow
Feb 5
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Re: Theories of emotion

To repeat, Nigel wrote: "So with Zeno having been described as being Phoenician, in part due to his interest in Phoenician ethics, it may be that that he had a
malcolmschosha
Feb 5
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37736

Re: Theories of emotion

Malcolm, You say *****”That is complete nonsense. According to the Wikipedia article, (which in this case seems passably good): "... while "Phoenician" and
Nigel Glassborow
Feb 4
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37735

Re: Theories of emotion

At last Steve, some material to be able to work with. You say, “ My logic to support the claim that a _non-cognitive_ approach to Stoicism conflicts with
Nigel Glassborow
Feb 4
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37734

Re: Theories of emotion

Nigel- Imay not be stating things the way you prefer. So instead of saying you think Stoicism needs to be adjusted I could juststate you don’t understand
Steve Marquis
Feb 4
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37733

Re: Theories of emotion

... On Thu, 2/4/16, Nigel Glassborow wrote: "So with Zeno having been described as being Phoenician, in part due to his interest in Phoenician ethics, it may
Malcolm Schosha
Feb 4
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37732

Re: Theories of emotion

Still getting it wrong Steve! You say, “Nigel claims the Stoic view needs to be adjusted to match 'the science'. But that is only the case if one picks
Nigel Glassborow
Feb 4
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37731

Re: Theories of emotion

Malcolm, I thank you for your offering. I find it interesting that your input suggests to me that we have to be careful about how strictly we hold to the
Nigel Glassborow
Feb 4
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Re: Theories of emotion

Perhaps, but this was all a hypothetical.  The point is not about the exodus, but that if one has a professed belief one will pick the scientific theory that
Steve Marquis
Feb 4
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