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Notions of the aesthetic and of aesthetics : essays on art, aesthetics, and culture, Lars Olof Åhlberg

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Notions of the aesthetic and of aesthetics : essays on art, aesthetics, and culture
Title
Notions of the aesthetic and of aesthetics
Title remainder
essays on art, aesthetics, and culture
Statement of responsibility
Lars Olof Åhlberg
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Language
  • eng
  • swe
  • eng
Summary
The essays in the first part of this book, Art and Aesthetics, are devoted to the invention and development of aesthetics as a discipline. The essays' topics range from the nature of analytic aesthetics and the invention of modern aesthetics to notions of the aesthetic and of aesthetics. Further study in this part explores the aesthetic turn, Bourdieu's critique of aesthetics and understanding and appreciating art. The second part, Music, Literature, and Painting, deals with questions of form and content, musical formalism, Susanne Langer's theory of music as well as with the analogy between o
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N$T
Dewey number
111/.85
Index
index present
LC call number
BH39
LC item number
.A35513 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Notions of the aesthetic and of aesthetics : essays on art, aesthetics, and culture, Lars Olof Åhlberg
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Includes index
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
Content type code
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rdacontent
Contents
  • 3. Susanne Langer on Representation and Emotion in MusicI. Introduction; II. Music as a symbol of emotive life; III. Kivy, Levinson and the experienced listener; 4. The Analogy between Ornament and Music; I; II; III; 5. Northern Light and Darkness in Music and Painting, or, the Artistic Expression of Cultural Identity; I; II; III; IV; 6. Art, Literature and Value; I. Introduction; II. The Concept of Art; II.1 The Generic Concept of Art; II.2 Art as an Open Concept; II.3 Art as an Institutional Concept; II.4 Identifying Art; III. The Concept of Literature; III.1 The Meanings of "Literature."
  • Concluding RemarksPostscript; 5. The Distinction Between Aesthetics and the Sociology of Art: Remarks on Bourdieu's Critique of Aesthetics; I; II; III; 6. Understanding and Appreciating Art: The Relevance of Experience; I; II; III; IV; V; II. Music, Literature, and Painting; 1. On Form and Content; I. Introduction; II. Form in Aesthetics; II. 1 Form in Literature; II. 2 Form in Painting; II. 3 Form and Music; II. 4 Form and Artistic Value; III. Conclusion; 2. Formalism in Music: Eduard Hanslick and Peter Kivy; I. Introduction; II. Hanslick's Argument; III. Kivy's Semi-Hanslickian Theory
  • II. Postmodern approaches to historyIII. Postmodernism and the limits of relativism; 2. The Visible, the Invisible, and the Sublime: Reflexions on the Lyotardian Sublime; I; II; 3. Scientism, Humanism, and the Humanities: The Challenge of Evolutionary Psychology; I. Introduction; II. The Programme of Sociobiology and Evolutionary Psychology; III. Biological and Genetic Causation; IV. Two Problems: Self-Reference and Explanatory Vacuity; V. Altruism, Sex, Art and Memetics; VI. Concluding Remarks; Postscript; Plates I-XIV; Photo Credits; Index of Names
  • III.2 Defining LiteratureIII.3 Literature as an Institutional Concept; III.4 Literature and Value; III. Heidegger and the Essence of Art; 1. Heidegger's Van Gogh; I. Introduction; II. Things, Works and the Nature of Equipment; III. Truth, Work and World; IV. Conclusion; 2. Being, Art, and Great Art; I. Aesthetics and Art; II. Heidegger's Conception of Art; III. Van Gogh's Shoes; IV. Great Art; V. Being, the Question of Art and Politics; Concluding Remarks; IV. Modernity/Postmodernity and Culture; 1. Postmodernism, History, and "The Linguistic Turn"; I. Introduction
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1 edition
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9783653045970
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