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Readings in the Philosophy of Art and Aesthetics

Milton C. Nahm

Readings in the Philosophy of Art and Aesthetics

by Milton C. Nahm

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Published by Prentice Hall .
Written in English


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Number of Pages608
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Open LibraryOL7344082M
ISBN 100137608926
ISBN 109780137608928

Medieval and Renaissance Philosophy. 5th ed. Upper Saddle River: Pearson Prentice Hall, Hofstadter, Albert and Richard Kuhns, ed. Philosophies of Art and Beauty: Selected Readings in Aesthetics from Plato to Heidegger. The University of Chicago Press, (This book was primarily used for its selections from Augustine). Plato. Complete. This work is an expanded and updated new edition of this textbook. It presents a comprehensive introduction to those coming to aesthetics and the philosophy of art for the first time. Two entirely new sections are presented on digital music and environmental aesthetics and all other chapters have been thoroughly revised and brought up-to-date.

  Book Description: It is important for students not only to get an appreciation and understanding of philosophy but also to be exposed to the very words and ideas of those who have shaped our thinking over the centuries. Accordingly, the title of this collection hints at the facts that these readings are from the original sources and that these philosophers were the originators of many of the. "By reading the Upani ṣ ads and the Gītā, one gets a feel for the metaphysical and moral outlook that permeates the classical orthodox tradition in India. Abhinavagupta introduces the centrality of aesthetics to Indian philosophical reflection, and the centrality of dance drama (natya) to Indian aesthetics. The Questions of King Mi linda is an important early Buddhist text on metaphysics.

  While Gabrielle is right in that Kantian aesthetics is foundational for contemporary understandings of aesthetics, it is not necessarily the best place to start reading unless you are really committed to a "through the ages" approach. I would advi.   From Plato's Ion to works by contemporary philosophers, this anthology showcases classic texts to illuminate the development of philosophical thought about art and the aesthetic. This volume is the most comprehensive collection of readings on aesthetics and the philosophy of art currently available. Brings together the most significant writings in aesthetics and philosophy of art .


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Two contrasting views are presented on each of six topics, with the texts either reprinted in Cited by: 2. Philosophies of Art and Beauty: Selected Readings in Aesthetics from Plato to Heidegger. 2nd Edition. by Albert Hofstadter (Editor), Richard Kuhns (Editor) out of 5 stars 23 ratings 4/4(16).

Art and Interpretation is a comprehensive anthology of readings on aesthetics. Its aim is to present fundamental philosophical issues in such a way as to create a common vocabulary for those from diverse backgrounds to communicate meaningfully about aesthetic issues.5/5(1).

An anthology of contemporary readings in analytic aesthetics that reflect the relationships among the central aesthetics concerns of recent years.

From the Back Cover Key Benefit: An anthology of contemporary readings in analytic aesthetics, this reference reflects the relationships among the central aesthetic concerns of recent by: 2. Designed for readers with no or little prior knowledge of the subject, this concise anthology brings together key texts in aesthetics and the philosophy of art.

Designed for readers with no or little prior knowledge of the subject. Presents two contrasting pieces on each of six topics/5. "Art is a Mode of Absolute Spirit" by G.W.F. Hegel Ideas of Interest from The Philosophy of Fine Art and Lectures on Æsthetics The Reading Selection from The Philosophy of Fine Art and Lectures on Æsthetics The Philosophy of Fine Art —Introduction Lectures on Æsthetics —Introduction: Development of the Ideal in the Special Forms Of Art.

The book Philosophies of Art and Beauty: Selected Readings in Aesthetics from Plato to Heidegger, Albert Hofstadter and Richard Kuhns is published by University of Chicago Press. Philosophies of Art and Beauty: Selected Readings in Aesthetics from Plato to Heidegger, Hofstadter, Kuhns.

As with previous editions, the new Aesthetics: A Reader in Philosophy of the Arts uses classic and contemporary readings of leading philosophers of the arts.

This Third Edition includes more than a dozen new essays either written or adapted especially for this by: 6. Aesthetics: A Reader in Philosophy of the Arts, fourth edition, contains a selection of ninety-six readings organized by individual art forms as well as a final section of readings in philosophical aesthetics that cover multiple art ns include topics that are familiar to students such as painting, photography and movies, architecture, music, literature, and performance, as well as Cited by: 6.

Book Description. Philosophy of the Arts presents a comprehensive and accessible introduction to those coming to aesthetics and the philosophy of art for the first time. The third edition is greatly enhanced by new sections on art and beauty, modern art, Aristotle and katharsis, and Hegel.

Philosophies of Art and Beauty: Selected Readings in Aesthetics from Plato to Heidegger Albert Hofstadter, Richard Kuhns University of Chicago Press, Feb 4, - Philosophy. The book divides articles into sections according to specific arts, while also providing sections on classical and contemporary sources regarding the arts in general.

As with the first edition, this book also brings together readings in This anthology reverses gives special attention to popular arts as to the so-called fine arts/5. Designed for readers with no or little prior knowledge of the subject, this concise anthology brings together key texts in aesthetics and the philosophy of art.

This title is designed for readers with no or little prior knowledge of the subject. It presents two 5/5(2). "Philosophies of Art and Beauty" is the text I most often use for my classes simply because what it does, it does better than any other available anthology: aside from some missing Kant sections and no Renaissance writers or Hume selections, it has virtually every essntial text and passage written by the most enduringly influential philosophers of art up to except perhaps Tolstoy/5.

Philosophies of art and beauty; selected readings in aesthetics from Plato to Heidegger by Hofstadter, Albert, ed ; Kuhns, Richard Francis, joint edPages: Get this from a library.

Art and philosophy: readings in aesthetics. [W E Kennick;] -- Collection of essays aiming to give the reader a clear view of some important problems in esthetics, and to engage the mind in thinking them through.

Reading Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art by Christopher Janaway,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(9).

Genre/Form: Collections: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Nahm, Milton C. (Milton Charles), Readings in philosophy of art and aesthetics.

This collection of readings is designed to introduce the philosophical problems of aesthetics as they pertain to specific arts e.g., Painting, Photography, Music, Film and Video Art, etc.

KEY TOPICS: The nearly 90 readings represent recent continental thinking about the arts e.g., Derrida, Foucault, Baudrillard, Lyotard, Heidegger, Benjamin, and Adorno. Book Description. Aesthetics: A Reader in Philosophy of the Arts, fourth edition, contains a selection of ninety-six readings organized by individual art forms as well as a final section of readings in philosophical aesthetics that cover multiple art ns include topics that are familiar to students such as painting, photography and movies, architecture, music, literature, and.The newly expanded and revised edition of Cooper's popular anthology featuring classic writings on aesthetics, both historical and contemporary The second edition of this bestselling anthology collects essays of canonical significance in aesthetics and the philosophy of art, featuring a wide range of topics from the nature of beauty and the criteria for aesthetic judgement to the value of art 5/5(1).This anthology is intended as a core text for courses in aesthetics or philosophy of art.

It contains a wealth of readings from both classic and contemporary sources, and aims to present substantial selections from those texts rather than mere "snippets."/5.