Introduction: Contempt, ancient and modern

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An introduction to a collection of nine papers on contempt, bringing contemporary philosophical approaches to the phenomenon into relation with its construction and presentation in the four classical cultures of China, Greece, India, and Rome. The introduction offers a brief summary of the papers and places the issues that they explore in the wider research context of the historical and cross-cultural study of emotion.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)161-167
Number of pages7
JournalEmotion Review
Issue number3
Early online date24 Jul 2023
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2023

Keywords / Materials (for Non-textual outputs)

  • classical China
  • classical Greece
  • classical India
  • contempt
  • esteem
  • honour
  • recognition
  • classical Rome


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