Grants awarded

Living with feeling: emotional health in history, philosophy and experience

Grantholder:

Prof Thomas Dixon

Queen Mary University of London

United Kingdom

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Dr Elena Carrera

Queen Mary University of London

United Kingdom

Grantholder:

Dr Emma Sutton

Queen Mary University of London

United Kingdom

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Dr Rhodri Hayward

Queen Mary University of London

United Kingdom

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Dr Tiffany Watt-Smith

Queen Mary University of London

United Kingdom

Grantholder:

Jules Evans

Queen Mary University of London

United Kingdom

This project aims to connect the history and philosophy of medicine and emotions with contemporary science, medical practice, phenomenology and public policy. The project team will investigate: the use of passion as medical treatment; the anatomy of anger as a modern emotionrelationships between religious, philosophical and scientific forms of therapy; time-management and de-cluttering as emotional technologies; the rise of the psychologist parent; the roles of imitation, contagion and mirror neurons in emotional health.