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Pleasure and behavior

Frederic Lyman Wells

Pleasure and behavior

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Published by D. Appleton and Company in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pleasure.,
  • Psychology.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Frederic Lyman Wells ...
    SeriesThe conduct of mind series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBF515 .W4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi p., 1 l., 274 p.
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6661248M
    LC Control Number24002935
    OCLC/WorldCa1491481


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wells, Frederic Lyman, b. Pleasure and behavior. New York, London, D. Appleton and Co., (OCoLC)   : Unrestrained Behavior: The Pleasure and Risk of Choice (The 'Un'missable Series) (Volume 3) (): Summers, Jerry: Books.

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Epicurus and his philosophy of pleasure have been controversial for over years. One reason is our tendency to reject pleasure as a moral good. We usually think of charity, compassion, humility, wisdom, honor, justice, and other virtues as morally good, while pleasure is, at best, morally neutral, but for Epicurus, behavior in pursuit of pleasure assured an upright life.

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A variant of arousal theory, called the "Yerkes-Dodson Law," takes this fact into account. The Yerkes-Dodson law proposed in but still used. Electroencephalography (EEG) has been used as a novel technique to show how cortical activity, related to the reward-system, happens in the brain when people experience a musical ''chill''.

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The biological and physical aspects of sexuality largely concern the human reproductive functions.The work of Swiss jurist Johann Bachofen made a major impact on the study of the history of sexuality. Many authors, notably Lewis Henry Morgan and Friedrich Engels, were influenced by Bachofen, and criticized Bachofen's ideas on the subject, which were almost entirely drawn from a close reading of ancient his book Mother Right: An Investigation of the Religious and Juridical.