Sources and Studies in the History of Science

Volume 3, Number 2, 2022 Emotions in Contexts: Cultural Conceptions in Ancient and Medieval Societies Guest-edited by Douglas Cairns

Table of contents (5 articles)


Research Article

  1. Cosmic Emotions; or, Why Is the Universe Joyful according to Plato’s Timaeus and Empedocles?
  2. Exploring the Expression of Sexual Desire in Ancient Egypt through a Selection of Primary Sources: An Approach from the Emotional Perspective
  3. Animals and Emotions in Medieval German Literature: The Various Functions of Bestial Imagery in the Staging of Emotions
  4. Material Affective Engagements: Examples from Ancient Mesopotamia


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