4 edition of Philosophy and the Arts found in the catalog.
by Thoemmes Press
Written in English
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|Number of Pages||209|
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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 sections on art and beauty, modern art, Aristotle and katharsis, and by: Nietzsche's writings have shaped much contemporary reflection on the relation between philosophy and art.
This book brings together a number of distinguished contributors to examine his aesthetic account of the origins and ends of : Paperback. The dynamics of the empirical will and Will as thing-in-itself in the interplay of Schopenhauer's metaphysics and philosophy of fine art has important implications for the freedom, salvation, and tragic suffering of the artist, the representation of Platonic Ideas in art, and the role of artistic inspiration, emotion, and aesthetic pleasure in the beautiful and sublime.5/5(1).
View our complete catalog of authoritative Philosophy of Art related book titles and textbooks published by Routledge and CRC Press. "David Davies' Philosophy of the Performing Arts is a long-awaited book.
For not since Paul Thom's For an Audience has a book in the Anglo-American philosophical tradition focused so clearly, exclusively, informatively and fairly on all of the performing arts. I will use Cited by: The essays in this book examine the circumstances, features, and consequences of this historical transition, exploring in particular new aspects and instances of the inter-relatedness of content and its formal representation in both the arts and : Hardcover.
"Imagination, Philosophy and the Arts" represents the work of fifteen young yet distinguished philosophers of art, who critically examine just how and in what form Imagination is a central concept in aesthetics with close ties to issues in the philosophy of mind and the philosophy of language, yet it has not received the kind of sustained, critical attention it deserves/5(2).
Book Description 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 sections on art and beauty, modern art, Aristotle and katharsis, and Hegel.
Book Description Imagination, Philosophy and the Arts is the first comprehensive collection of papers by philosophers examining the nature of imagination and its role in understanding and making art. Imagination is a central concept in aesthetics with close ties to issues in the philosophy of mind and the philosophy of language, yet it has not received the kind of sustained, critical attention it deserves.
The book is In both occidental and oriental traditions, philosophers have long treated the martial arts as pursuits worthy of philosophical reflection.5/5(1). Written with clarity, wit, and rigor, The Philosophy of Art provides an incisive account of the core topics in the field.
The first volume in the new Foundations of the Philosophy of the Arts series, designed to provide crisp introductions to the fundamental general questions about art, as well as to questions about the several arts (such as literature, music or painting)/5.
Philosophy of the Arts: An Introduction to Aesthetics. Philosophy of the Arts: An Introduction to Aesthetics aims to provide a true introduction to anyone breaching this topic for the first time. I have to say this book really hits the nail on the head. It’s an easy read and the concepts are outlined beautifully in each chapter.
By demonstrating the very real nature of the engagement between the martial arts and philosophy, this book is essential reading for any serious student or scholar with an interest in the martial arts, Eastern philosophy, the philosophy of sport, or the study of physical by: 4.
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Book description At a time when religion and science are thought to be at loggerheads, art is widely hailed as religion's natural spiritual ally. Philosophy, Art. David Davies’s Philosophy of the Performing Arts is a great and informative book, written in a remarkably clear style, definitely worth recommending this to both professionals and graduate students, since reading it requires back-ground knowledge.
Accordingly, in his book, following the recent interests of philosophical aes-thetics in the philosophy arts, Davies provides the reader with a throughout. Philosophy of The Arts presents a comprehensive and accessible introduc-tion 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.
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It takes a unique synoptic approach: the author believes that philosophy is critical thinking about the "Big Picture".Author: James L. Christian. Book Description. This is the first substantial academic book to lay out the philosophical terrain within the study of the martial arts and to explore the significance of this fascinating subject for contemporary philosophy.
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From all corners of the world and from different traditions and approaches to philosophy and the art of reasoning, the contributors to this excellent book highlight the impact of each 5/5(5).View our complete catalog of authoritative Philosophy related book titles and textbooks published by Routledge and CRC Press.
Publisher of Humanities, Social Science An Introduction to the Philosophy of Animal Cognition By Kristin Andrews. by Routledge. Pages - 27 B/W Illustrations.Philosophy of Art is a textbook for undergraduate students interested in the topic of philosophical aesthetics.
It introduces the techniques of analytic philosophy as well as key topics such as the representational theory of art, formalism, neo-formalism, aesthetic theories of art, neo-Wittgensteinism, the Institutional Theory of Art.
as well as historical approaches to the/5.