<!DOCTYPE html><HTML lang="en"> <head><meta charset="utf-8"> <title>Unger (Peter) - The Psychological Approach To Our Survival (Theo Todman's Book Collection - Paper Abstracts) </title> <link href="../../TheosStyle.css" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css"><link rel="shortcut icon" href="../../TT_ICO.png" /></head> <BODY> <CENTER> <div id="header"><HR><h1>Theo Todman's Web Page - Paper Abstracts</h1><HR></div><A name="Top"></A> <TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=950> <tr><th><A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_03/PaperSummary_3618.htm">The Psychological Approach To Our Survival</A></th></tr> <tr><th><A HREF = "../../Authors/U/Author_Unger (Peter).htm">Unger (Peter)</a></th></tr> <tr><th>Source: Unger - Identity, Consciousness and Value, Chapter 3</th></tr> <tr><th>Paper - Abstract</th></tr> </TABLE> </CENTER> <P><CENTER><TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=400><tr><td><A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_03/PaperSummary_3618.htm">Paper Summary</A></td><td><A HREF = "../../PaperSummaries/PaperSummary_03/PapersToNotes_3618.htm">Notes Citing this Paper</A></td></tr></TABLE></CENTER></P> <hr><P><FONT COLOR = "0000FF"><U>Extract from <U><A HREF="#On-Page_Link_P3618_1">Overview</A></U><SUB>1</SUB><a name="On-Page_Return_P3618_1"></A></U><FONT COLOR = "800080"> <ol type="1"><li>In chapter 3 I find that the same holds for (ie. that despite their undeniable <I>initial </I>appeal, there's no lasting credibility in) the psychological approach, the governing paradigm that's dominated the literature for decades. </li></ol></FONT><U>Sections</U><FONT COLOR = "800080"><ol type="1"><li>Core Psychology and Distinctive Psychology  67</li><li>A Formulation of the Psychological Approach  71</li><li>Three Salient Motivations Toward This Approach  74</li><li>Three Subtler Motivations  79</li><li>From Science Fiction to Philosophical Investigation  83</li><li>First-Order Intuitions and Second-Order Intuitions  87</li><li>Other Societies, Other Statements, Other Conditions of Survival  89</li><li>Three Uses of "<a name="1"></a><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_1/Notes_108.htm">What Matters</A><SUP>2</SUP> in Survival"  92</li><li>Three Other Objective Approaches  97</li></ol> </FONT><BR><HR><BR><U><B>In-Page Footnotes</U></B><a name="On-Page_Link_P3618_1"></A><BR><BR><U><A HREF="#On-Page_Return_P3618_1"><B>Footnote 1</B></A></U>: Taken from <a name="2"></a>"<A HREF = "../../Abstracts/Abstract_11/Abstract_11983.htm">Unger (Peter) - Precis of 'Identity, Consciousness and Value'</A>". <BR><BR><FONT COLOR = "0000FF"><HR></P><a name="ColourConventions"></a><p><b>Text Colour Conventions (see <A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_10/Notes_1025.htm">disclaimer</a>)</b></p><OL TYPE="1"><LI><FONT COLOR = "0000FF">Blue</FONT>: Text by me; &copy; Theo Todman, 2018</li><LI><FONT COLOR = "800080">Mauve</FONT>: Text by correspondent(s) or other author(s); &copy; the author(s)</li></OL> <BR><HR><BR><CENTER> <TABLE class = "Bridge" WIDTH=950> <TR><TD WIDTH="30%">&copy; Theo Todman, June 2007 - August 2018.</TD> <TD WIDTH="40%">Please address any comments on this page to <A HREF="mailto:theo@theotodman.com">theo@theotodman.com</A>.</TD> <TD WIDTH="30%">File output: <time datetime="2018-08-02T06:10" pubdate>02/08/2018 06:10:27</time> <br><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_10/Notes_1010.htm">Website Maintenance Dashboard</A></TD></TR> <TD WIDTH="30%"><A HREF="#Top">Return to Top of this Page</A></TD> <TD WIDTH="40%"><A HREF="../../Notes/Notes_11/Notes_1140.htm">Return to Theo Todman's Philosophy Page</A></TD> <TD WIDTH="30%"><A HREF="../../index.htm">Return to Theo Todman's Home Page</A></TD> </TR></TABLE></CENTER><HR> </BODY> </HTML>