Mixed Emotions in Life and Art: on Hume's Direct Passions
This article is about David Hume's account of mixed emotions. Hume on mixed emotions is connected with Sir Isaac Newton's optical experiments and subsequent invention of the colour wheel, as well as more recently to Robert Plutchik's colour wheel of emotions.
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Coventry, Angela M. "Mixed emotions in life and art: On Hume's direct passions." Think 19, no. 55 (2020): 75-83.