Desire and Human Flourishing: Perspectives from Positive Psychology, Moral Education and Virtue Ethics (Positive Education) (Hardcover)
Part I: Key Concepts of Education of Desire
Chapter 1: To be what one desires to be. The notion of habit and its educational value.Chapter 2: The Role of Desire in Action.
Chapter 3: Education of Desire for Flourishing.Chapter 4: The Joy of Doing Good and Character Education.
Chapter 5: Desire and Freedom: Are We Responsible for Our Emotions?Chapter 6: The ethical value of motivation as an operative desire.
Chapter 7: Harmonising reason and emotions: Common paths from Plato to contemporary trends in psychology.Chapter 8: Desire and Beauty.
Chapter 9: The Education of Desire: Moderation or Reinforcement?Chapter 10: Desire and Sensitivity.
Part II: Fundamental Authors on Education of Desire
Chapter 11: Desire and madness: Platonic dialogues on education.
Chapter 12: Moral education as education of desire in Plato's Symposium.Chapter 13: Educating desire in Aristotle.
Chapter 14: The right desire?Chapter 15: The Stoics on the Education of Desire.
Chapter 16: The Desire in Origen and Gregory of Nyssa.Chapter 17: The salvation of desire: Saint Augustine's perspective.
Chapter 18: The Education of Desire according to Aquinas.Chapter 19: Attention and Education: Key Ideas from Charles S. Peirce.
Chapter 20: Desire in Freud.
Part III: Education of Desire Applied
Chapter 21: Psychological key to educating desire: Healthy Family Lifestyles.
Chapter 22: The Education of Desire and the Use of ICT.
Chapter 23: Desire and the emotion of shame.Chapter 24: The emotional openness of wonder and admiration to educating our moral desires.
Chapter 25: Advertising and desire.Chapter 26: Pedagogical reflection on desire and perspectives for an education of identity.
Chapter 27: Contemplation, learning, teaching through love.Chapter 28: A way out of the dialectics of love and desire as the clue to an adequate education of desire.
Chapter 29: Rectification of Appetite' as Education of Desire within 'Moral' Virtue.