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Aesthetics [Reading] ➿ Aesthetics By Colin Lyas – Buyprobolan50.co.uk The book includes engaging discussions of all of the areas central to aesthetics aesthetic experience, representation, expression, the definition and ontology of art, evaluation, interpretation, truth The book includes engaging discussions of all of the areas central to Aesthetics aesthetic experience, representation, expression, the definition and ontology of art, evaluation, interpretation, truth, and morality As well as providing a solid grounding in the seminal theories of Plato, Immanuel Kant, and Benedetto Croce, it presents the ideas of contemporary analytic thinkers, such as Ludwig Wittgenstein and Nelson Goodman, and the iconoclastic views of continental theorists, such as Roland Barthes and Jacques Derrida Concerned throughout with enhancing the reader s response to art, Colin Lyas brings his theoretical discussions to life with a wealth of topical examples of human creativity that are familiar to young people Bowie as well as Beethoven, Warhol as well as Whistler With comprehensive, up to date guides to further reading, Aesthetics is an invaluable introduction for students taking philosophy of art courses and essential reading for anyone who wishes to be informed and inspired to think about and experience art in a new way.

  • Paperback
  • 256 pages
  • Aesthetics
  • Colin Lyas
  • English
  • 06 November 2017
  • 0773516476

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10 thoughts on “Aesthetics

  1. Arjun Ravichandran Arjun Ravichandran says:

    Great book on the philosophy of beauty However, this is definitely not a book for beginners the author adopts a fairly unusual method of exploring the topic He divides the book into chapters such as Nature s mirror Representation or Aesthetics after Wittgenstein additionally, the book focuses on certain individual philosophers and their theories on what is to be considered beautiful and sublime This kind of treatment clearly shows that the book is intended for those who are probably Great book on the philosophy of beauty However, this is definitely not a book for beginners the author adopts a fairly unusual method of exploring the topic He divides the book into chapters such as Nature s mirror Representation or Aesthetics after Wittgenstein additionally, the book focuses on certain individual philosophers and their theories on what is to be considered beautiful and sublime This kind of treatment clearly shows that the book is intended for those who are probably already philosophy students and seek a primer in this particular area of philosophy Regardless, if one can power through, there are plenty of interesting insights to be had through its pages

  2. Karl Hallbjörnsson Karl Hallbjörnsson says:

    3.5 actually somewhat nebulous at times but an ok work.

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