The Resource Contemplating art : essays in aesthetics, Jerrold Levinson

Contemplating art : essays in aesthetics, Jerrold Levinson

Label
Contemplating art : essays in aesthetics
Title
Contemplating art
Title remainder
essays in aesthetics
Statement of responsibility
Jerrold Levinson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
'Contemplating Art' is a compendium of writings by one of the leading figures in aesthetics, Jerrold Levinson. The 24 essays range over issues in general aesthetics and those relating to specific arts - in particular music, film, and literature
Cataloging source
MERUC
Dewey number
701/.17
Index
index present
LC call number
BH39
LC item number
.L492 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Contemplating art : essays in aesthetics, Jerrold Levinson
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • 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 irreducible historicality of the concept of art -- Artworks as artifacts -- Emotion in response to art -- Elster on artistic creativity -- Sound, gesture, space, and the expression of emotion in music -- Musical expressiveness as hearability-as-expression -- Nonexistent artforms and the case of visual music -- Music as narrative and music as drama -- Film music and narrative agency -- Evaluating music -- Musical thinking -- Musical chills -- Wollheim on pictorial representation -- What is erotic art? -- Erotic art and pornographic pictures -- Two notions of interpretation -- Who's afraid of a paraphrase? -- Hypothetical intentionalism : statement, objections, and replies -- Aesthetic properties, evaluative force, anddifferences of sensibility -- What are aesthetic properties? -- Schopenhauer's aesthetics -- Hume's Standard of taste : the real problem -- The concept of humor -- Intrinsic value and the notion of a life
Control code
ocn560548718
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 423 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191525636
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b22830893
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)560548718
  • acaebk0191525634

Library Locations

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