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|Exploring a variety of everyday human longings as they arise in modernist fiction, this book poses a direct challenge to psychoanalytic criticism that characterises desire as sexual or powerful in nature.|
Erica Brown - 2009 - 183 pages
|Boredom: the desire for desires. ... Internet ad for the 2008 Ford Escape, a |
midsize SUV, tells the onlooker that the car is an escape from boredom. The
campaign is called “Boredom Hurts—The 2008 Ford Escape Is the Cure.” The car
is more ...
|We crave events. We are addicted to adrenaline which makes us more excited |
but, in the long run, not happier. dEFINING IdEA... 'All great books contain boring
portions,' Boredom: the desire for desires. Russell says, joking that if you gave
|Book 1, Master Your Damn Emotions! Sensei Ron Thomas. boredom "Boredom: |
the desire for desires." — Anna Karenina; Title Character from the novel by Leo
Tolstoy — Are you bored? Is it difficult to get excited about something?
|“Boredom: the desire for desires,” as Russian philosopher Leo Tolstoy once |
wrote. What was there to do in life, now that the adults had grabbed all the fun
adolescent stuff for themselves? No point growing up, that's a crock. “The songs
|This account of boredom is borne out by the distinctive phenomenology of this |
state. A bored ... The bored individual, moreover, does not desire anything
determinate: he merely desires something to desire, but nothing in particular. Any
Bart Vandenabeele - 2012 - 414 pages
|To this distinction between intrinsic and extrinsic goods corresponds a distinction |
between two types of desires. ... defines it as “the empty longing for a new desire”
(WWR I, 260; see 164; 320; 364).5 Although boredom is a feeling of frustration, ...
|You can have everything that money can buy and still be bored to death. Perhaps |
that was the reason for the boredom. What was it someone had said? The desire
for desires; yes that was what boredom was. Once your desires were sated, ...
|He confirms the Pascalian boredom as “inner void” with a special negative |
relation to time and desire, and interprets the ... Boredom is the atmosphere
surrounding desires that are refused entrance into history; it is the ghostly
|The desire rather is mediated by other factors within the person and his situation, |
say, frustration and boredom, and the desire ... true that at the moment of
manufacturing desire, the person does have other actual, but unacknowledged