Is Love a Passion

This post was most recently updated on February 16th, 2021Republished under Creative Commons from https://psyche.co/ideas/neuroscience-has-much-to-learn-from-humes-philosophy-of-emotions Neuroscience has much to learn from Hume’s philosophy of emotions We are in the midst of a second Humean revolution. In his Treatise of Human Nature (1739-40), the Scottish philosopher David Hume argued that: ‘Reason is, and ought only to be the slave (more…)

Hobbes & Schopenhauer versus Hume & Moon

This post was most recently updated on February 13th, 2021Needless to say, there have always been ‘movers and shakers’ in the world — great storytellers — and always will be. I know one of them, at least a bit: the late Rev. Sun Myung Moon. Being personally touched by most any saint or sage, any (more…)