The Resource Pain, pleasure, and aesthetics : an essay concerning the psychology of pain and pleasure, with special reference to aesthetics, by Henry Rutgers Marshall, (electronic resourde)

Pain, pleasure, and aesthetics : an essay concerning the psychology of pain and pleasure, with special reference to aesthetics, by Henry Rutgers Marshall, (electronic resourde)

Label
Pain, pleasure, and aesthetics : an essay concerning the psychology of pain and pleasure, with special reference to aesthetics
Title
Pain, pleasure, and aesthetics
Title remainder
an essay concerning the psychology of pain and pleasure, with special reference to aesthetics
Statement of responsibility
by Henry Rutgers Marshall
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "A glance at the table of contents of this volume will make it evident to the reader that it deals principally with problems of Psychology. A book that contains on its titlepage the word "Aesthetics" will, however, be expected to appeal in some manner to the artist. The psychologist needs no other incentive than the scientist's curiosity to lead him to look through the pages which follow, provided he finds indications that his science is aided in any manner. But the artist, at the mere mention of psychology, will be apt to lay the book aside; and as I have some faint hope that I may help him or the cause which he has most at heart, I must beg him, even if he go no farther, to give a hearing to this introduction, in which I shall try to state as briefly as possible my notion of the relation that exists between art and science. This statement will indicate the point of view taken in the work to follow, and will bring into emphasis some facts which seem to me to be valuable to both artist and scientist"--Intro. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2005 APA, all rights reserved)
  • "When first I undertook the study of the theory of Art, many years ago, I was impressed by the emphasis of pleasure attainment in all descriptions of art works, and by the emphatic pleasurableness of my own mental state during the contemplation of artistic productions. My thought being thus turned to the consideration of the relation of aesthetics to hedonics, I was led to make a careful study of the psychology of pleasure and of its correlate pain: the results of this study I here lay before those who may be interested"--Pref
Additional physical form
Also issued in print
Dewey number
157
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF515
LC item number
.M3 1894
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Pain, pleasure, and aesthetics : an essay concerning the psychology of pain and pleasure, with special reference to aesthetics, by Henry Rutgers Marshall, (electronic resourde)
Publication
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Control code
apa01927723
Dimensions
23 cm.)
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 364 p.
Form of item
electronic
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.b28750123
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
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apa01927723

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