Philosophy of the Arts: An Introduction to Aesthetics / Edition 3

Philosophy of the Arts: An Introduction to Aesthetics / Edition 3

by Gordon Graham
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415349788

ISBN-13: 9780415349789

Pub. Date: 09/28/2005

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Philosophy of The Arts presents a comprehensive and accessible introduction to those coming to aesthetics and the philosophy of art for the first time. The third edition is greatly enhanced by new chapters on art and beauty, the performing arts and modern art, and new sections on Aristotle, Hegel and Nietzsche. All other chapters have been thoroughly revised and…  See more details below

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Philosophy of The Arts presents a comprehensive and accessible introduction to those coming to aesthetics and the philosophy of art for the first time. The third edition is greatly enhanced by new chapters on art and beauty, the performing arts and modern art, and new sections on Aristotle, Hegel and Nietzsche. All other chapters have been thoroughly revised and extended.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415349789
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/28/2005
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

1Art and pleasure3
2Art and beauty14
3Art and emotion31
4Art and understanding52
5Music and sonic art76
6The visual arts103
7The literary arts127
8The performing arts149
9Architecture as an art164
10Modern art183
11The aesthetics of nature200
12Theories of art221

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