Desire and Value
Argument: Drive transforms to desire through the constraints of experience. This parallels the growth of a self in a subject. As drives infiltrate implicit beliefs to create core valuations, the desires are configured by the explicit beliefs to create values that are learned. The belief in a desire is its goal. The desire in a belief is its conviction and realness. Free will requires a mitigation of drive. Agency is not in the service of reason but in choice between competing options.
KeywordsSexual Desire Object Knowledge Implicit Belief Sudden Impulse Initial Valuation
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