prit asked in Arts & HumanitiesPhilosophy · 1 decade ago

A specific word for the discontent arising out of comparing the real world with a hypothetical perfect world?

And/or are there studies regarding the same

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  • ?
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago
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    Disillusion.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Cognitive dissonance

    ^^Both a study, and a state of being

    Source(s): Philosophy minor
  • T.Ruth
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago

    Delusion

    Disillusion

    It can be positive to have your work based on ideals, but it is devastating to have your expectations based on ideals.

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