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Philosophy: aesthetics

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Figuring Out Figurative Art: Contemporary Philosophers on Contemporary Paintings

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Figuring Out Figurative Art: Contemporary Philosophers on Contemporary Paintings...

Derek Matravers (The Open University, UK), Damien Freeman (University of Cambridge, UK)

History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Painting & paintings; Philosophy: aesthetics

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This path-breaking collection of specially commissioned essays brings together... [more]

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Synaesthesia and the Ancient Senses

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Synaesthesia and the Ancient Senses

Shane Butler (University of Bristol, UK), Alex Purves (UCLA, USA)

Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; Classical history & classical civilisation; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Philosophy: aesthetics

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'Synaesthesia and the Ancient Senses' presents a radical reappraisal of antiquity's textures, flavours, and aromas, sounds... [more]

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Raw: Architectural Engagements with Nature

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Raw: Architectural Engagements with Nature

Solveig Boe, Hege Charlotte Faber

Theory of architecture; Philosophy: aesthetics

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Nature inheres in many aesthetic forms of expression. In architecture, however, nature emerges with a particular power and... [more]

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Greek Aesthetic Theory

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Greek Aesthetic Theory

J G Warry

Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Philosophy: aesthetics

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This work provides a clear and informed account of aesthetic and callistic concepts as they occur in the works of Plato and... [more]

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Science and Philosophy: And Other Essays

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Science and Philosophy: And Other Essays

Bernard Bosanquet

Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Philosophy: aesthetics; Philosophy of science

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A collection of papers written by Bernard Bosanquet during his highly industrious philosophical life. Throughout, Bosanquet... [more]

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The Nature of Art

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The Nature of Art

A. L. Cothey

Theory of art; Philosophy: aesthetics

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Cothey gives a concise and systematic account of the leading philosophical ideas about art and aesthetics from ancient times... [more]

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Beauty

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Beauty

Lauren Arrington, Zoe Leinhardt, Philip Dawid

Philosophy: aesthetics

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This collection of essays from eight distinguished scholars challenges conventional approaches to the subject of beauty through... [more]

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Synaesthesia and the Ancient Senses

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Synaesthesia and the Ancient Senses

Shane Butler (University of Bristol, UK), Alex Purves (UCLA, USA)

Literary studies: classical, early & medieval; Classical history & classical civilisation; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Philosophy: aesthetics

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'Synaesthesia and the Ancient Senses' presents a radical reappraisal of antiquity's textures, flavours, and aromas, sounds... [more]

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Law and Art: Justice, Ethics and Aesthetics

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Law and Art: Justice, Ethics and Aesthetics

Oren Ben-Dor (University of Southampton, UK)

History of Art & Design Styles; Philosophy: aesthetics; Ethics & moral philosophy; Jurisprudence & philosophy of law

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The contributions to Law and Art address the interaction between law, justice, the ethical and the aesthetic. [more]

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Introducing Philosophy of Art: In Eight Case Studies

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Introducing Philosophy of Art: In Eight Case Studies

Derek Matravers

Theory of art; Philosophy: aesthetics

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Derek Matravers introduces students to the philosophy of art through a close examination of eight famous works of twentieth-century... [more]

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Symbol and Intuition: Comparative Studies in Kantian and Romantic-period Aesthetics

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Symbol and Intuition: Comparative Studies in Kantian and Romantic-period...

Helmut Huehn

Philosophy: aesthetics

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That a symbolic object or work of art participates in what it signifies, as a part within a whole, was a controversial claim... [more]

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Introducing Philosophy of Art: In Eight Case Studies

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Introducing Philosophy of Art: In Eight Case Studies

Derek Matravers

Theory of art; Philosophy: aesthetics

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Derek Matravers introduces students to the philosophy of art through a close examination of eight famous works of twentieth-century... [more]

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The Imperfect City: On Architectural Judgment

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The Imperfect City: On Architectural Judgment

Samir Younes

Architecture; Theory of architecture; City & town planning - architectural aspects; Philosophy: aesthetics; Sociology

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Examines architectural judgment in its historical, cultural, political, and psychological dimensions and their convergence... [more]

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Science and Philosophy: And Other Essays

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Science and Philosophy: And Other Essays

Bernard Bosanquet

Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Philosophy: aesthetics; Philosophy of science

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A collection of papers written by Bernard Bosanquet during his highly industrious philosophical life. Throughout, Bosanquet... [more]

$326.00

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Art's Emotions: Ethics, Expression and Aesthetic Experience

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Art's Emotions: Ethics, Expression and Aesthetic Experience

Damien Freeman

Art & Architecture; Philosophy: aesthetics

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Damien Freeman develops a new theory of emotion that is suitable for resolving key questions in aesthetics. Freeman challenges... [more]

$62.99

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Aesthetic Theory: Essential Texts for Architecture and Design

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Aesthetic Theory: Essential Texts for Architecture and Design

Mark Foster Gage (Yale University School of Architecture)

Theory of architecture; Philosophy: aesthetics

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A collection of pivotal ideas about beauty from throughout history, with an introduction and critical headnotes. [more]

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The Philosophy of Art: An Introduction

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The Philosophy of Art: An Introduction

Theodore Gracyk

Theory of art; Philosophy: aesthetics

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The Philosophy of Art is a highly accessible introduction to current key issues and debates in aesthetics and philosophy... [more]

$37.95

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Gilles Deleuze: Key Concepts

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Gilles Deleuze: Key Concepts

Charles J. Stivale

Philosophy; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Philosophy: aesthetics

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Gilles Deleuze is now regarded as one of the most radical philosophers of the twentieth century. His work is hugely influential... [more]

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Art's Emotions: Ethics, Expression and Aesthetic Experience

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Art's Emotions: Ethics, Expression and Aesthetic Experience

Damien Freeman

Philosophy: aesthetics

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Damien Freeman develops a new theory of emotion that is suitable for resolving key questions in aesthetics. Freeman challenges... [more]

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Music, Masculinity and the Claims of History: The Austro-German Tradition from Hegel to Freud

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Music, Masculinity and the Claims of History: The Austro-German Tradition...

Dr. Ian Biddle

Theory of music & musicology; Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900); Philosophy: aesthetics; Popular culture

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What does it mean to think of Western Art music - and the Austro-German contribution to that repertory - as a tradition? This... [more]

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Gilles Deleuze: Key Concepts

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Gilles Deleuze: Key Concepts

Charles J. Stivale

Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Philosophy: aesthetics

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Gilles Deleuze is regarded as one of the most radical philosophers of the twentieth century. His work is hugely influential... [more]

$210.00

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Fight Club

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Fight Club

Thomas E. Wartenberg (Mount Holyoke College, USA)

Philosophy: aesthetics; Ethics & moral philosophy; Media studies

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Released in 1999, Fight Club is David Fincher's popular adaption of Chuck Palahniuk's cult novel, and one of the most philosophically... [more]

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Introducing Aesthetics: A Graphic Guide

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Introducing Aesthetics: A Graphic Guide

Christopher Kul-Want

Philosophy; Philosophy: aesthetics; Popular philosophy

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What is beauty, and what is truth? These are some of the questions which aesthetics tries to answer. In our everyday life,... [more]

$12.99

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Plato's Theory of Art

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Plato's Theory of Art

Rupert C. Lodge

Theory of art; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Philosophy: aesthetics

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First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. [more]

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Speculations: Essays on Humanism and the Philosophy of Art

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Speculations: Essays on Humanism and the Philosophy of Art

Herbert Read

Philosophy: aesthetics

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First published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. [more]

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