Vagaries of Desire: A Collection of Philosophical Essays
In Vagaries of Desire, Timo Airaksinen develops a new philosophical account of desire understood as mental state that focuses on a desirable possible world. Literary and philosophical themes, including sexuality, are discussed in terms of their metaphoric and metonymic features. Readership: Advanced students and specialists in philosophy of mind, anyone who is interested in the application of rhetorical notions to literature and philosophy, students and specialist in sexual ethics.
KeywordsHistory of Western philosophy
Publication date and place2019
SeriesPhilosophy, Literature, and Politics,
History of Western philosophy