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The Oxford Handbook of Aesthetics

Jerrold Levinson - Art - 2003 - 821 pages
'The Oxford Handbook of Aesthetics' has assembled 48 brand-new essays, making this a comprehensive guide available to the theory, application, history, and future of the field.
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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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Aesthetics and Ethics: Essays at the Intersection

Jerrold Levinson - Philosophy - 2001 - 328 pages
This major collection of essays examines issues surrounding aesthetics and ethics.
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The End of Art and Beyond: Essays After Danto

Arto Haapala, Jerrold Levinson, Veikko Rantala - Art - 1997 - 218 pages
Is there a future for art? The contributors to this volume discuss whether art has an essential kind of history, derived from its own internal dynamic; whether that history has ...
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Suffering Art Gladly: The Paradox of Negative Emotion in Art

Jerrold Levinson - Art - 2013 - 288 pages
Suffering Art Gladly is concerned with the ostensibly paradoxical phenomenon of negative emotions involved in the experience of art: how can we explain the pleasure felt or ...
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Beyond Aesthetics: Philosophical Essays

Art - 2001 - 450 pages
Claims authorial intention, art history, and morality play a role in our encounter with art works.
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Art and emotion

Derek Matravers - Art - 1998 - 236 pages
Matravers examines how emotions form the bridge between our experience of art and of life. We often find that a particular poem, painting, or piece of music carries an ...
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