Tag: philosophy

Emotion Affecting Reason

Posted on November 10, 2012 in General

I've recently been musing about how emotion can affect a person's reason. You see it all the time, people following their passionate emotions without stopping to think and reason through a situation. In many cases however, it's more subtle than a hotblooded rage; the inner emotion twists a person's reason in an attempt to justify their thoughts and actions. You might also refer to this as bias. So I was thinking, how can one avoid...

Read more...