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The Anatomy of Disgust — William Ian Miller | Harvard University Press

Miller’s novel line of inquiry, as well as frequent displays of wit and insight, makes The Anatomy of Disgust an engaging book. The book contains what everyone already knows too well! If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

His interest is in the moral meaning of disgust William Miller embarks on an alluring journey into the world of disgust, showing how it brings order and meaning to our lives even as it horrifies and revolts us.

Anything less and we must expect more Eearth altering behavior by corporate executives, government bureaucrats, and others yet to be identified. Disgust and contempt, Miller argues, play crucial political roles in creating and maintaining social hierarchy.

Law professor William Miller gives us an absorbing, fascinating treatment of the neglected topic of disgust. Gana dinero con nosotros.

The one empty seat indicates that he or she once had a place williiam the table but is now excluded Miller hits upon human emotions and their variations while bringing the emotion of “discus” to his central investigation of learned revulsion.


The subject has been handled before, obviously, judging by all the references he makes to the various studies, some recondite, some classic, including Mary Douglas’ and Freud’s. With an Aristotelian zeal and thoroughness, he proceeds to explore the ramifications of disgust’s various manifestations, from its role as the strict guardian of social hierarchies to its place as the gentle handmaiden of civilization Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

Booklist [A] learned book Miller rightly perceives that disgust helps to anxtomia our identities, create hierarchies, and order our world. Ver o modificar mis pedidos en Mi cuenta. Taurus April Language: Our notion of the self, intimately dependent as it is on our response to the excretions and secretions of our bodies, depends on it.

Of course we fail. Miller’s a fine, entertaining, self-deprecating writer who has created a iwn that, if not always appetizing, is still a tasteful examination of a strong emotion that is generally held at arm’s length. I intend to use mlller learn from this book on a dek site known as “climatedeception. Be the first to review this item Amazon Best Sellers Rank: In that sense, the book makes no claim to be universal, a disclaimer that stands out as an act of virtue in contrast to much of disgustingly pompous academic sweepers out there.

Kirkus Reviews This is unique: Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Miller argues powerfully that this approach is inadequate. Disgust actually has a very complex and sophisticated cognitive content. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. William Miller embarks on an alluring journey into the world of disgust, showing how it brings order and meaning to our lives even as it horrifies and revolts us.

Amazon Business Servicio para clientes de empresa. Mis pedidos Localizar mis pedidos recientes. Spy Magazine William Miller This is a genuinely philosophical treatment in the best sense, drawing on all areas of human wisdom willoam experience.


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In both cases, it turns out, disgust has enormous political and social implications. But perhaps the most striking thing about The Anatomy of Disgust, as Miller himself says, is its willingness to be “methodologically promiscuous”, to draw on history, literature, moral philosophy and psychology as well as on events from Miller’s own life It “anatomizes” disgust–which Miller defines as a “strong sense of aversion to something perceived as dangerous because of its powers to contaminate, infect or pollute”–by exploring it as both a physical sensation and a moral sentiment.

Humanity must instill a sense of discuss in children as it does a sense of disgust for their own fecal and urine matter.

Would you like to tell us about a lower price? It is extremely well-written and intelligently presented, though the argument is difficult to summarize.

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Write a customer review. This is a challenging work, but well worth the effort; indeed it reminds us just why there is nothing like a good book to stimulate the mind.