Aesthetic Concepts: Essays after Sibley

Aesthetic Concepts: Essays after Sibley

by Emily Brady
     
 

Exploring key topics in contemporary aesthetics, this work analyzes the issues that arise from the unique works of Frank Sibley (1923-1996), who developed a distinctive aesthetic theory through a number of papers published between 1955 and 1995. Here, thirteen philosophical aestheticians bring Sibley's insight into a contemporary framework, exploring the ways his

Overview

Exploring key topics in contemporary aesthetics, this work analyzes the issues that arise from the unique works of Frank Sibley (1923-1996), who developed a distinctive aesthetic theory through a number of papers published between 1955 and 1995. Here, thirteen philosophical aestheticians bring Sibley's insight into a contemporary framework, exploring the ways his ideas foster important new discussion about issues in aesthetics. This collection will interest anyone interested in philosophy, art theory, and art criticism.

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From the Publisher
"This lively collection witnesses to the continuing power of his [Frank Sibley's] ideas to stimulate fresh thinking in and beyond his field." — The Review of Metaphysics

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198241010
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
08/01/2001
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Emily Brady is Lecturer in Philosophy at Lancaster University. Jerrold Levinson is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Maryland.

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