TITLE

Iris Murdoch’s Notion of a Loving Gaze

AUTHOR(S)
Snow, Nancy
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Journal of Value Inquiry;Dec2005, Vol. 39 Issue 3/4, p487
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Iris Murdoch's notion of a loving gaze. Murdoch considers the loving gaze as an instrument that helps people acknowledge the flaws, virtues and features of a personality. Moreover, the article provides a discussion of the other kind of perception, the hostile gaze, which uses prejudice and distortion to understand personality.
ACCESSION #
51588460

 

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