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Les frontières du moi

Titel Englisch Boundaries of the self
Gesuchsteller/in Mulligan Kevin
Nummer 118625
Förderungsinstrument ProDoc (Forschungsmodul, FM)
Forschungseinrichtung Département de Philosophie Faculté des Lettres Université de Genève
Hochschule Universität Genf - GE
Hauptdisziplin Philosophie
Beginn/Ende 01.03.2008 - 30.09.2011
Bewilligter Betrag 310'749.00
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Keywords (14)

self; authenticity; body; external world; emotions; affective; conations; desires; shame; guilt; resistance; ownership; pleasure; pain

Lay Summary (Englisch)

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Lay summary
Since the birth of modern philosophy there has been an emphasis on the metaphysical distinction between world and self. The aim of the project is not to investigate this distinction from the third person perspective, but to attempt to capture it from the first person perspective. We intend to study how subjects access and distinguish between the world, the body, and their own selves in experience.Among the objects of our experience, there are some that we come to regard as independent of ourselves. Developmental psychologists study how children come to conceive of objects as distinct from themselves. Cognitive psychologists investigate the pathologies of patients who come to conceive of parts of their own bodies as alien, and similar cases involving a diminished capacity to properly draw the boundary between oneself and the world. Philosophers and psychologists alike also examine the folk-psychological conceptual framework in terms of which we distinguish between elements in our psychological make-up that truly constitute who we are and those that are ultimately alien to us.The main hypothesis behind this project is that affective phenomena play a distinctive role in the subject's delineation of the relevant boundaries. In order to test this hypothesis, the project comprises three subprojects. The first one concerns the generic question of how we come to delineate between the self and the external world. The second one looks more specifically at how we trace a boundary between those elements of the external world that are parts of us (our own body) and other elements. The third one studies a similar question arising in the purely psychological realm regarding how we isolate within our psychological makeup those elements that are authentically our "selves".The common thread which binds the three subprojects together is the assumption, relevant in both psychology and in philosophy, that peculiar affective phenomena are fundamental to our understanding of how such self-conceptions are formed. Theorists appeal to peculiar feelings - a 'sense of reality' (cf. subproject A), or a 'sense of belonging' (subproject B), or self-reflective emotions (cf. subproject C) - to account for the many puzzles concerning how we make sense of our relationship with the outside world, with our own body, and with our own emotions and actions. Such appeals are symptomatic of the broader affective revolution which has swept psychology, cognitive science, and philosophy over the last few years. Our project aims to examine the viability of these affective approaches to the puzzles cited.
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Verantw. Gesuchsteller/in und weitere Gesuchstellende

Mitarbeitende

Publikationen

Publikation
"Introduction"
Teroni Farbice (2011), "Introduction", in Tappolet Christine Teroni Fabrice & Konzelmann Ziv Anita (ed.), Editions Markus Haller, Genève, 11-17.
“Plus ou moins: Emotions et valence“
Teroni Fabrice (2011), “Plus ou moins: Emotions et valence“, in Tappolet Christine Teroni Fabrice & Konzelmann Ziv Anita (ed.), Editions Markus Haller, Genève, 21-35.
Résistance et existence
Massin Olivier (2011), Résistance et existence, in Etudes de Philosophie, 9(10).
“Philosophy and its History. Elements of Methodology”.
Soldati Gianfranco (2011), “Philosophy and its History. Elements of Methodology”., in Casasus Gilbert & Haupt Sabine (ed.), LIT Verlag, Wien / Berlin, 83-92.
"Joies amères et douces peines"
Massin Olivier (2011), "Joies amères et douces peines", in Tappolet Christine Teroni Fabrice & Konzelmann Ziv Anita (ed.), Editions Markus Haller, Genève.
Les ombres de l'âme, penser les émotions négatives
Tappolet Christine, Teroni Fabrice, Konzelmann Ziv Anita (2011), Les ombres de l'âme, penser les émotions négatives, Editions Markus Haller, Genève.
In Defense of Shame: The Faces of an Emotion
Fabrice Teroni, Julien A. Deonna, Raffaele Rodogno (2011), In Defense of Shame: The Faces of an Emotion, Oxford Univ Press, New York.
"Epistemology"
Soldati Gianfranco (2011), "Epistemology", Routledge, Taylor and Francis, Oxford / New York.
“Who Do You Think You Are? Character, Personality, and Self.”
Lauria Federico, Pé-Curto Alain (2011), “Who Do You Think You Are? Character, Personality, and Self.”, Springer Verlag, Dordrecht.
“Is Shame a Social Emotion?”
Deonna Julien, Teroni Fabrice (2011), “Is Shame a Social Emotion?”, Springer Verlag, Dordrecht.
"The Metaphysics of Forces"
Massin Olivier (2010), "The Metaphysics of Forces", in Dialectica, 63.
“Die Rolle der Wahrnehmung in demonstrativen Gedanken”
Soldati Gianfranco (2010), “Die Rolle der Wahrnehmung in demonstrativen Gedanken”, in Frank Manfred & Wiedtmann Niels (ed.), Suhrkamp, Frankfurt.
“Taking Explanations to Heart”
Teroni Fabrice, Deonna Julien (2009), “Taking Explanations to Heart”, in Social Science Information, 3(48), 359-377.
“The Self of Shame”
Teroni Fabrice, Deonna Julien (2009), “The Self of Shame”, John Benjamins Publishing Company, Amsterdam / Philadelphia, 33-50.
"Touch"
Massin Olivier, de Vignemont Frédérique (2009), "Touch", Oxford University Press, Oxford / New York.
Transparenz der Gefühle
Soldati Gianfranco (2009), Transparenz der Gefühle, Mentis, Paderborn, 257-280.
Representation, Intentionality, and Consciousness.
Soldati Gianfranco (2008), Representation, Intentionality, and Consciousness., Academic Press Fribourg / Schwabe, Basel, 207-226.
Die Objektivität der Bedeutung. Kommentar zu: Husserl, Erste Logische Untersuchung, Kapitel 3 und 4.
Soldati Gianfranco (2008), Die Objektivität der Bedeutung. Kommentar zu: Husserl, Erste Logische Untersuchung, Kapitel 3 und 4., Akademie Verlag, Berlin.
"Direct Realism and Immediate Justification"
Soldati Gianfranco, "Direct Realism and Immediate Justification", in Proceedings of the Aristotelian Society.
"From Justified Emotions to Justified Evaluative Judgements"
Teroni Fabrice, Deonna Julien, "From Justified Emotions to Justified Evaluative Judgements", in Dialogue..
"La volonté est-elle un état d’esprit?"
Massin Olivier, "La volonté est-elle un état d’esprit?", in Recherche sur Philosophie et le Langage, Grenoble.
"Review of Memory: A Philosophical Study by S. Bernecker"
Teroni Fabrice, "Review of Memory: A Philosophical Study by S. Bernecker", in The Philosophical Quarterly.
"Statt einer Einleitung: Drei Stichworte und zwei Kontexte zu Robert Musil"
Mulligan Kevin Westerhoff Armin, "Statt einer Einleitung: Drei Stichworte und zwei Kontexte zu Robert Musil", in K. Mulligan & A. Westerhoff (ed.), Springer, Paderborn.
"The Epistemological Disunity of Memory"
Teroni Fabrice, "The Epistemological Disunity of Memory", in A. Reboul (ed.), Publication en ligne, en ligne.
"Truth and the truth-maker principle in 1921"
Mulligan Kevin, "Truth and the truth-maker principle in 1921", in Lowe E. J. and Rami A. (ed.), Acumen, Chesham.
"Was sind und was sollen die unechten Gefühlen?"
Mulligan Kevin, "Was sind und was sollen die unechten Gefühlen?", in Ursula Amrein (ed.), Chronos Verlag, Zürich.
“Emotions and Values”
Mulligan Kevin, “Emotions and Values”, in Peter Goldie (ed.), Oxford University Press, Oxford.
“Gestalt (and feeling)”
Mulligan Kevin, “Gestalt (and feeling)”, in Sander D. & Scherer K. (ed.), Oxford University Press, Oxford.
“Ironie, valeurs cognitives et bêtise”
Mulligan Kevin, “Ironie, valeurs cognitives et bêtise”, in Philosophiques, Vol. 35, No. 1, Les valeurs de l’ironie, ed. Pascal Engel.
“L’intentionnalité des émotions: du corps aux valeurs”
Teroni Fabrice, Deonna Julien, “L’intentionnalité des émotions: du corps aux valeurs”, in Revue Européenne des sciences sociales (Cahiers V. Pareto), 47(144), 25-41.
“Moral Emotions”
Mulligan Kevin, “Moral Emotions”, in Sander D. & Scherer K. (ed.), Oxford University Press, Oxford.
“Propriétés, Processus et Priorités”
Mulligan Kevin, “Propriétés, Processus et Priorités”, in Ch. Erismann & A. Schniewind (ed.), Vrin, Paris.
“Scheler: Die Anatomie des Herzens oder was man alles fühlen kann”
Mulligan Kevin, “Scheler: Die Anatomie des Herzens oder was man alles fühlen kann”, in H. Landweer & U. Renz (ed.), de Gruyter, Berlin.
“Selbstliebe, Sympathie, Egoismus”
Mulligan Kevin, “Selbstliebe, Sympathie, Egoismus”, in K. Mulligan & A. Westerhoff (ed.), Mentis-Verlag, Paderborn.
“Shame, Guilt, and Morality”
Bruun Otto, Teroni Fabrice, “Shame, Guilt, and Morality”, in The Journal of Moral Philosophy, 8, 221-243.
“The Truth Connective vs the Truth Predicate. On Taking Connectives Seriously”
Kevin Mulligan, “The Truth Connective vs the Truth Predicate. On Taking Connectives Seriously”, in Dialectica.
“Torheit, Vernünftigkeit und der Wert des Wissens”
Mulligan Kevin, “Torheit, Vernünftigkeit und der Wert des Wissens”, in G. Schönrich (ed.), mentis Verlag, Paderborn.
“Tractarian Beginnings and Endings. Worlds, Values, Facts and Subjects”
Mulligan Kevin, “Tractarian Beginnings and Endings. Worlds, Values, Facts and Subjects”, College publications, London.
“Values”
Mulligan Kevin, “Values”, in R. Poidevin P. Simons A. McGonigal & R. Cameron (ed.), Routledge, London.
“Von angemessenen Gefühlen zu Werten”
Mulligan Kevin, “Von angemessenen Gefühlen zu Werten”, in Sabine Döring (ed.), Suhrkamp Verlag, Frankfurt am Main.
„On Being Struck by Value – Exclamations, Motivations and Vocations“
Mulligan Kevin, „On Being Struck by Value – Exclamations, Motivations and Vocations“, in Barbara Merkel (ed.), Mentis Verlag, Paderborn.
Editorial
Mulligan Kevin Wlodek Rabinowicz, Editorial, in Mulligan Kevin Wlodek Rabinowicz (ed.), Springer, Heidelberg.
Ethical Theory and Moral Practice
Kevin Mulligan Wlodek Rabinowic (ed.), Ethical Theory and Moral Practice, Springer, Heidelberg.
Reprint of "Truth-Makers"
Mulligan Kevin, Reprint of "Truth-Makers", in Lowe E. J. and Rami A. (ed.), Acumen, Chesham.
Robert Musil – Ironie, Satire, falsche Gefühle
Kevin Mulligan & A. Westerhoff (ed.), Robert Musil – Ironie, Satire, falsche Gefühle, Mentis Verlag, Paderborn.
The Emotions: A Philosophical Introduction
Fabrice Teroni, Julien Deonna, The Emotions: A Philosophical Introduction, Routledge, New York.

Kommunikation mit der Öffentlichkeit

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Referate/Veranstaltungen/Ausstellungen 450ème de l'Université de Genève Westschweiz
Medienarbeit: Radio, Fernsehen Cerveau et conscience espace 2 Westschweiz
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Verbundene Projekte

Nummer Titel Start Förderungsinstrument
132455 Philosophy and Phenomenology of Agency 01.10.2010 ProDoc (Forschungsmodul, FM)

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