The Resource Art, myth and society in Hegel's aesthetics, David James

Art, myth and society in Hegel's aesthetics, David James

Label
Art, myth and society in Hegel's aesthetics
Title
Art, myth and society in Hegel's aesthetics
Statement of responsibility
David James
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Art, Myth and Society in Hegel''s Aesthetics returns to the student transcripts of Hegel''s lectures on aesthetics, which have yet to be translated into English and in some cases remain unpublished. David James develops the idea that these transcripts show that Hegel was primarily interested in understanding art as an historical phenomenon and, more specifically, in terms of its role in the ethical life of various peoples. This involves relating Hegel''s aesthetics to his philosophies of right and history, rather than to his logic or metaphysics. The book thus offers a thorough re-evaluation o
Member of
Cataloging source
CDX
Dewey number
  • 100
  • 700.1 100
Index
index present
LC call number
B2949.A4
LC item number
J36 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Continuum studies in philosophy
Label
Art, myth and society in Hegel's aesthetics, David James
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-145) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The symbolic form of art -- Kant's theory of the mathematical sublime and the boundlessness of the symbolic form of art -- The classical sublimity of Judaism -- The classical form of art -- The original epic -- The ideal -- The transition to the revealed religion and the romantic form of art -- The revealed religion -- Representational thought and the romantic form of art -- Traces of left-hegelianism in Hegel's lectures on aesthetics -- The end of mythology -- The significance of Kierkegaard's interpretation of Don Giovanni in relation to Hegel's theory of the end of art -- The end of art -- The opera as a modern art form -- Hegel and Lukács's on the possibility of a modern epic -- The problem of a modern epic -- The modern epic and history -- Civil society as the background to the modern epic -- Myth and society : a common theme in the thought of Hegel and Sorel -- Sorel's myth of the general strike -- Myth and modern ethical life
Control code
ocn480600601
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 148 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441172105
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b35652792
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)480600601
  • pebcs1441172106

Library Locations

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