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Aesthetics and the Philosophy of Art: An Introduction

Robert Stecker - Philosophy - 2005 - 255 pages
In Aesthetics and the Philosophy of Art, Robert Stecker introduces students to the history and evolution of aesthetics, and also makes an important distinction between ...
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On the Musically Beautiful: A Contribution Towards the Revision of the ...

Eduard Hanslick - Philosophy - 1986 - 127 pages
"Like Hanslick, Professor Payzant is both musician and philosopher; and he has brought the knowledge and insights of both disciplines to this large undertaking." -- Gordon ...
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On the Plurality of Worlds

David Lewis - Philosophy - 1986 - 276 pages
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Art and Its Objects

Richard Wollheim - Art - 1980 - 270 pages
What defines a work of art and determines the way in which we respond to it? This classic reflection was written with the belief that the nature of art has to be understood ...
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Music in the Moment

Jerrold Levinson - Music - 1997 - 184 pages
"Jerrold Levinson's new book, Music in the Moment, makes a major contribution to the now flourishing field of philosophy of music. He has a daring thesis about music listening ...
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The Transfiguration of the Commonplace: A Philosophy of Art

Arthur Coleman Danto - Philosophy - 1981 - 212 pages
Mr. Danto argues that recent developments in the artworld, in particular the production of works of art that cannot be told from ordinary things, make urgent the need for a new ...
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The Philosophical Disenfranchisement of Art

Arthur Coleman Danto - Philosophy - 1986 - 216 pages
-- "Philosophy and Literature"
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