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- Felix Meiner Verlag 2013; US$ 89.72
Mit diesem in seiner Art einmaligen Dokument ist eine Fülle der von Kant in den 1760er Jahren behandelten Themen zugänglich. Dies gilt gleichermaßen für Ästhetik, Moral- und Rechtsphilosophie wie auch Anthropologie. Einleitung und Kommentar führen den Leser hin zu der eigentümlichen Arbeits- und Denkweise Immanuel Kants, der sich bei der Niederschrift... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 51.95
Sublimity addresses the nature of the sublime experience itself, and the function that experience has played, and continues to play, within aesthetic discourse. The book both updates and revises existing treatments of the sublime in the eighteenth century, examines its neglected role in the nineteenth century aesthetics, and analyzes the significance... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 151.00
Aesthetic Order challenges contemporary theories of aesthetics, offering the idea of beauty as quantitative yet different from the traditional discursive order. It will be of importance to all interested in aesthetic theory. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95
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... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 29.95
A new edition of this bestselling introduction to aesthetics and the philosophy of art. Includes new sections on digital music and environmental aesthetics. All other chapters have been thoroughly revised and updated. more...
- Wiley 2008; US$ 147.95
In this richly argued and provocative book, David Davies elaborates and defends a broad conceptual framework for thinking about the arts that reveals important continuities and discontinuities between traditional and modern art, and between different artistic disciplines. Elaborates and defends a broad conceptual framework for thinking about the... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 42.95
Traditional aesthetics is often associated with the appreciation of art, Allen Carlson shows how much of our aesthetic experience does not encompass art but nature, in our response to sunsets, mountains or horizons or more mundane surroundings, like gardens or the view from our window. He argues that knowledge of what it is we are appreciating is essential... more...
- Manchester University Press 2003; US$ 74.95
Offering an account of the German philosophical tradition of thinking about art and the self, this text looks at recent historical research and contemporary arguments in philosophy and theory in the humanities following the path of German philosophy from Kant through Hegel to Nietzsche. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 155.00
Modernism can be characterised by the acute attention it gives to language, to its potential and its limitations. Philosophers, artists and literary critics working in the first third of the twentieth century emphasized language?s creative potential, but also stressed its inability to express meaning completely and accurately. In particular, modernists... more...