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Aesthetics

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  • Action, Art, Historyby Daniel Herwitz; Michael Kelly

    Columbia University Press 2012; US$ 54.99

    Renowned philosophers and art historians revisit Danto's theories of art, action, and history, and the depth of his innovation as a philosopher of culture. more...

  • Ästhetikby Nicolai Hartmann

    De Gruyter 1983; US$ 196.00

    Aesthetik. more...

  • Aesthetics & Alienationby Gary Tedman

    John Hunt Publishing 2012; US$ 9.99

    A complete and original theory of aesthetics based on Marx and Althusser in the modernist Marxist anti-humanist tradition (Brecht, Althusser, Benjamin, Adorno). The main concepts that arise from this work are: the aesthetic level of practice, aesthetic state apparatuses, aesthetic interpellation, and pseudo dialectics, all of which are used to... more...

  • Self, World, and Artby Dina Emundts

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 112.00

    Is self-consciousness a condition of possibility for knowledge? Does Kant?s theory of self-consciousness commit us to transcendental idealism? How convincing is Kant?s theory of self-consciousness? How should we understand transcendental idealism? What is Hegel?s alternative? How do Kant and Hegel conceive of the beautiful? How do their conceptions... more...

  • Kvantefilosofiby Jan Faye

    Aarhus University Press 2010; US$ 18.48

    Hvad fortæller videnskabelige teorier os om verden ud over, hvad vi kan observere? Dette filosofiske spørgsmål er særdeles påtrængende i lyset af kvantemekanikken. Og dets besvarelse er grundlaget for kvantefilosofien.Kvantemekanikken er fysikernes teori om atomerne og deres mindste dele. Ingen fysisk teori har vist sig mere succesrig i sine forudsigelser... more...

  • Tværæstetisk læringby Ida Hamre

    Aarhus University Press 2004; US$ 13.52

    Animationen udfordrer et stadigt mere stresset forbrugersamfund ved sin insisteren på at blive noget materielt.I animationsteateret må scenografi sammentænkes med dramaturgi.Det sker i et synergetisk møde mellem mange kunstarter og fagområder.Teaterformen repræsenterer en mulighed for tværæstetisk læring.I rapporten dokumenteres animationsteaterets... more...

  • Historien som værkby Dorthe Jørgensen

    Aarhus University Press 2006; US$ 33.06

    Vi har ingen tradition for filosofisk æstetik i Danmark. Da den filosofiske æstetik er filosofien om den æstetiske erfaring forstået som en form for sand erkendelse, er det en hel erkendelsesteori, vi savner. Det er oven i købet en væsentlig del af vor erfaringsverden, vi dermed forsømmer at reflektere systematisk over. For æstetiske erfaringer er... more...

  • Skønhedby Dorthe Jørgensen

    Aarhus University Press 2006; US$ 19.88

    Hvorfor spilde tiden på skønhed i en verden fuld af problemer? Med dette provokerende spørgsmål indleder filosof og idéhistoriker Dorthe Jørgensen sin undersøgelse af, hvad skønhed er, og hvordan den kan hjælpe os i vor søgen efter det gode liv. Hun fortæller ikke bare om, hvad kunstnere og tænkere forstår ved skønhed. Hun undersøger også, hvilke skønhedsforståelser,... more...

  • Exploring Textual Actionby Lars Sætre; Anders Kristian Strand; Mads Thygesen

    Aarhus University Press 2010; US$ 32.48

    Exploring Textual Action questions how we analyse works of art after the performative turn and shows how the interplay of performativity (textual action), space and topography, and the converging of genres and art forms is essential in modern drama, theatre, prose fiction, poetry and film. The volume also fosters a keen concern for the development... more...

  • Death-Devoted Heartby Roger Scruton

    Oxford University Press, USA 2003; US$ 18.99

    A tale of forbidden love and inevitable death, the medieval legend of Tristan and Isolde recounts the story of two lovers unknowingly drinking a magic potion and ultimately dying in one another's arms. While critics have lauded Wagner's Tristan and Isolde for the originality and subtlety of the music, they have denounced the drama as a "mere... more...