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Pleasure, suffering and the experience of value

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This dissertation explores a number of interrelated metaphysical and epistemological issues regarding pleasure, suffering and their apparent value and disvalue, thematically tied together by the broad idea that pleasant and unpleasant experiences are, respectively, experienced as good and bad.

More specifically, I try, firstly, to advance the debate regarding the nature of pleasure by arguing for what I shall call the "Self-Experiential View" – the view that pleasant experiences are...

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Philosophy Faculty
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LMH Herbert Spencer Scholarship
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
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University of Oxford
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English
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2016-09-23

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