The Resource Contemporary debates in aesthetics and the philosophy of art, edited by Matthew Kieran

Contemporary debates in aesthetics and the philosophy of art, edited by Matthew Kieran

Label
Contemporary debates in aesthetics and the philosophy of art
Title
Contemporary debates in aesthetics and the philosophy of art
Statement of responsibility
edited by Matthew Kieran
Title variation
Aesthetics and the philosophy of art
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Contemporary Debates in Aesthetics and the Philosophy of Art features 22 original essays by leading authors in aesthetics and the philosophy of art. A pair of contrasting essays addresses each of 11 distinct issues, including the nature of beauty, aesthetic experience, artistic value, and the nature of our emotional responses to art."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
QU
Dewey number
111/.85
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BH201
LC item number
.C585 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Contemporary debates in philosophy
Series volume
5
Label
Contemporary debates in aesthetics and the philosophy of art, edited by Matthew Kieran
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
Introduction : a conceptual map of issues in aesthetics and the philosophy of art / Matthew Kieran -- 1. Aesthetic empiricism and the challenge of fakes and ready-mades / Gordon Graham -- 2. Against enlightened empiricism / David Davies -- 3. Beauty and ugliness in and out of context / Marcia Muelder Eaton -- 4. Terrible beauties / Carolyn Korsmeyer -- 5. Aesthetic experience : a question of content / Noel Carroll -- 6. The aesthetic state of mind / Gary Iseminger -- 7. Art and cognition / Berys Gaut -- 8. Cognitive values in the arts : marking the boundaries / Peter Lamarque -- 9. The speaking image : visual communication and the nature of depiction / Robert Hopkins -- 10. The domain of depiction / Dominic McIver Lopes -- 11. Artistic expression and the hard case of pure music / Stephen Davies -- 12. Musical expressiveness as hearability-as-expression / Jerrold Levinson -- 13. Anne Bronte and the uses of imagination / Gregory Currie -- 14. Imagine that! / Jonathan M. Weinberg and Aaron Meskin -- 15. Genuine rational fictional emotions / Tamar Szabo Gendler and Karson Kovakovich -- 16. The challenge of irrationalism, and how not to meet it / Derek Matravers -- 17. Interpretation and the problem of the relevant intention / Robert Stecker -- 18. Art, meaning, and artist's meaning / Daniel O. Nathan -- 19. There are no aesthetic principles / Alan H. Goldman -- 20. Iron, leather, and critical principles / George Dickie -- 21. Artistic value and opportunistic moralism / Eileen John -- 22. Ethical criticism and the vice of moderation / Daniel Jacobson
Control code
000026884442
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xi, 370 p.
Isbn
9781405102391
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005009259
Other control number
  • 9781405102391
  • 9781405102407
Other physical details
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sr22746456

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