His dissertation begins with a focus on what feeling is for Bradey (not
feelings), both what it is and what it isn't. Emotions is one of the
things it isn't.
On 10/20/2013 5:51 PM, P wrote:
> T&TIT is sensitive to the difference between the two words.
> "Rickard A. Parker" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> Thank you Tom for a terrific post.
>> I had been confused about Eliot's usage of
>> "emotions" and "feelings" in his essays. Maybe his
>> audience was in tune with him from a standard
>> usage at the time but I wasn't aware of a
>> difference. I don't recall Eliot defining the
>> terms either. I finally came up with something
>> close to what you reported on with emotions being
>> the ancient animal-like part and feelings being
>> when the intellect got involved. As I remember
>> though Eliot wasn't consistent with the usage and
>> it appears to me that your author wasn't either.
>> Thanks also for taking the time to do the scans.
>> Rick Parker