The Resource Susanne Langer in focus : the symbolic mind, Robert E. Innis

Susanne Langer in focus : the symbolic mind, Robert E. Innis

Label
Susanne Langer in focus : the symbolic mind
Title
Susanne Langer in focus
Title remainder
the symbolic mind
Statement of responsibility
Robert E. Innis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Susanne Langer (1895 -- 1985) was one of American philosophy's most distinctive thinkers. Her philosophy was a deep exploration of human life as a continuous process of meaning-making through symbolic forms. Here, Robert E. Innis brings readers closer to Langer's precise and nuanced account of the symbolic mind. Innis shows how Langer's thought spans the sciences, aesthetics, psychology, religion, education, and music, and where it touches on concerns that were brought forward by American pragmatists such
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
191
Index
index present
LC call number
B945.L274
LC item number
I56 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
American philosophy
Label
Susanne Langer in focus : the symbolic mind, Robert E. Innis
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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 roots of Langer's philosophical project : on the "logic" of meaning -- Symbolic transformation : philosophy's new key -- Meaning after language : ritual, myth, and art -- Framing the art symbol : forms of feeling -- Art forms : the logic of primary illusions -- The mind of feeling -- From acts to symbolization -- The symbolic animal -- Placing Langer's philosophical project
Control code
ocn370888525
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 278 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253002716
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b24533397
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)370888525
  • acaebk0253002710
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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