chapter  2
Experiencing emotions, avoiding emotions: Between Hercules and Puss-in-Boots
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One of the greatest dif®culties known to our species consists in managing the proto-emotional and proto-sensorial: we are constantly being ``invaded'' by all sorts of stimulations from within and without, and the tools and implements at our disposal are only partially capable of transforming these proto-emotions into thoughts, emotions, and dreams.