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  • Ethics and the Artsby

    Springer Netherlands 2014; US$ 129.00

    This book proposes that the highest expression of ethics is an aesthetic. It suggests that the quintessential performance of any field of practice is an art that captures an ethic beyond any literal statement of values. This is to advocate for a shift in emphasis, away from current juridical approaches to ethics (ethical codes or regulation), toward... more...

  • Life, Subjectivity & Artby

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 279.00

    The first and only collection of essays honoring the work of Rudolf Bernet, this volume covers three themes: his phenomenological views on life, its relation to subjectivity, experiences and consciousness, and both as the basis of original reflections on art. more...

  • Beyond Mimesis and Conventionby

    Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 219.00

    Featuring contributions from leading experts, this book represents the first collection of essays on the topic of art and science in the analytic tradition of philosophy. The volume offers a very different and welcome approach to study. more...

  • Handbook of Phenomenological Aestheticsby

    Springer Netherlands 2010; US$ 439.00

    This is the first work to thoroughly show the breadth, depth and continuing fecundity of phenomenological aesthetics. Topics covered include film, art, dream, empathy, enjoyment, imagination, ecology, gender, and many more. All entries have bibliographies. more...

  • Moses Mendelssohn's Metaphysics and Aestheticsby

    Springer Netherlands 2011; US$ 219.00

    Culled from a set of expert dialogues delivered by specialists at a conference in 2009, this volume addresses various topics in Mendelssohn?s mathematics and philosophy, including analysis of his discussions with Spinoza, Wolff Baumgarten, Lambert, and Kant. more...

  • Education and the Kyoto School of Philosophyby

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 159.00

    The work of the Kyoto School, including luminaries such as Kitaro Nishida, represents one of the few streams of philosophy that originate in Japan. This book is the first collection in English to examine the School?s notions of aesthetic education. more...

  • Ethics, Design and Planning of the Built Environmentby

    Springer Netherlands 2013; US$ 129.00

    In this book,  international scholars offer innovative outlooks on the ethics of the built environment. They present a set of rigorous theoretical perspectives on urgent topics with regards to planning, from aesthetics to the rights of users. more...

  • Charles Taylorby Ruth Abbey

    Cambridge University Press 2004; US$ 28.00

    Taylor is beyond question one of the most distinctive figures in the landscape of contemporary philosophy. more...

  • Johann Christoph Gottsched (1700-1766)by Eric Achermann

    De Gruyter 2014; US$ 154.00

    Johann Christoph Gottsched is one of the key figures in the early German enlightenment. This volume covers the entire gamut of Gottsched research, re-examines all accepted wisdom, and proposes new assessments for discussion. It pays particular attention to lesser known aspects of Gottsched?s work, such as his contributions to the natural... more...

  • Literature, Ethics, and Aestheticsby Sabrina Achilles

    Palgrave Macmillan 2012; US$ 100.00

    A conceptualization of the literary aestheticfor a concern for the Self.Bringing Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari's constructivist thinking into a practical domain, Sabrina Achilles rethinks the ways in which literature is understood and taught. more...