Critical feeling and the limits of critical thinking - EXPeditions

Critical feeling and the limits of critical thinking

by Michael Roth
  • Key point 1
    Criticism alone is not enough. Through critical feeling, we can engage emotionally with people or works of art, even if we ultimately have trouble with them.
  • Key point 2
    A critical feeler can find pleasure and insight in things they might not find congenial.
  • Key point 3
    Critical feeling expands our capacity to think and feel from the perspective of someone else.