Interpretation and Construction: Art, Speech, and the Law / Edition 1

Interpretation and Construction: Art, Speech, and the Law / Edition 1

by Robert Stecker
     
 

ISBN-10: 140510175X

ISBN-13: 9781405101752

Pub. Date: 01/28/2003

Publisher: Wiley

Interpretation and Construction examines the interpretation of intentional human behavior, focusing primarily on issues in art, law, and everyday speech.  See more details below

Overview

Interpretation and Construction examines the interpretation of intentional human behavior, focusing primarily on issues in art, law, and everyday speech.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405101752
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/28/2003
Series:
New Directions in Aesthetics Series, #7
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
1,120,401
Product dimensions:
5.95(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.62(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1Interpreting the Everyday1
2Art Interpretation: The Central Issues29
3A Theory of Art Interpretation: Substantive Claims52
4A Theory of Art Interpretation: Conceptual and Ontological Claims72
5Radical Constructivism95
6Moderate and Historical Constructivism124
7Interpretation and Construction in the Law153
8Relativism versus Pluralism184
References201
Index208

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