Philosophies of Art and Beauty Selected Readings in Aesthetics from Plato to Heidegger Phoenix Books [Pdf Kindle]
Must have *always escaped my eyeEach chapter treats one philosopher Except for short but nforming Introductory Texts Preceding Each Chapter *escaped my eyeEach chapter treats one philosopher Except for short but nforming Introductory Texts Preceding Each Chapter preceding each chapter bulk of the book consists of texts written by the philosophers themselves and so for many readers who are nterested Squeak! in philosophy of art there are perhaps no great discoveries to be madeAnd yet I was not acuainted with thedeas of John Dewey 1859 1952 on art and I was surprised to see that he had some theories about form Claiming His Bought Bride / Seducing the Enemy's Daughter in art and about art being moral than moralities similar to those of Clive Bell 1881 1964 about whom I wrote my masterpaper for my Mastern Philosophy people who want to read this paper can leave me a message I will then mail Pêşbaziya Çîrokên Neqediyayî it to them I was pretty amazed that Bell was not mentionedn this book because he together with Roger Fry 1866 1934 are somewhat considered to be the Pick Three inventors of the formal approach to art But art wherein man speaksn no wise to manOnly to mankind art may tell a truthObliuely do the deed shall breed the thought John DeweySo surprises n reading this selection of texts are not to be ruled out But apart from that I find t extremely convenient to have all philosophies of art and theories on beauty and aesthetics brought together n one book But why have not they updated t Tons of weighty uestions pulled Across the Table into a fairlynclusive and concise collection Beautifully arranged and a great way to discover your favorite philosophers among both. Llection makes clear the ways Accidental Commando (Eagle Squadron in which the philosophy of art relates to ands part of general philosophical positions t will be an essential sourcebook to students of philosophy art history and literary criticism.
Albert Hofstadter × 9 read & downloadExcellent selection of workEspecially a fan of the John Dewey
But The Adventurer's Bride it s all very good Philosophies of Art and Beautys the text I most often use for classes simply because what Moto ondoso stabile e altri racconti it doest does better than any other available anthology aside from some missing Kant sections and no Renaissance writers or Hume selections All About Me it has virtually every essntial text and passage written by the most enduringlynfluential philosophers of art up to 1930 except perhaps Tolstoy It ncludes Plato Aristotle Plotinus Augustine Ficino Shaftesbury Kant Schelling Hegel Schopenhauer art up to 1930 except perhaps Tolstoy It ncludes Plato Aristotle Plotinus Augustine Ficino Shaftesbury Kant Schelling Hegel Schopenhauer Croce Dewey and Heidegger It has no Gadamer contrary to the claims of another reviewer But the book ncludes no contemporary theory at all except that of Heidegger And the chapter ntroductions while solid are certainly dated since Son of the Sheriff it s been almost a half a century since the book was compiled Ross anthology by contrastncludes the really mportant material from Plato Aristotle Kant Hegel *Nietzsche and Heidegger which most other aesthetics anthologies excepting Hofstadter s do not *and Heidegger which most other aesthetics anthologies excepting Hofstadter s do not t has selections from Hume and Tolstoy and many contemporary figures of mport But the early historical selections are much less comprehensive than those n Hofstadter s volume and Ross ncludes no medieval or Renaissance writers at all I like the Hofstadter text mostly because of the depth of ts selections and because The Anarchist Roots of Geography: Toward Spatial Emancipation it s not the least bit trendy But sinc. This anthologys remarkable not only for the selections themselves among which the Schelling and the Heidegger essays were translated especially for this volume but also for the editors' general ntroduction and .selections But t s all very good Philosophies of Art and Beauty s the text I most often use for
E Hofstadter s book has no contemporary theory at all after Heidegger t may not be the text for those who want a broad representation of theory In sum Annie and the Confirmed Bachelor if you want an anthology that comes close to covering all the essential writers on the subject past and present and doingt fairly well Art and Its Significance s perhaps your best choice despite ts nod to trendiness But f you want to concentrate on pre 20th century theory and know
you ve covering almost all the mportant writings of those figuresve covering almost all the mportant writings of those figures Hofstadter s Philosophies of Art and Beauty s the better book And t s perhaps the most reasonably priced philosophy of art anthology available Read a bulk of this for a class While the primary sources are great and are well collected to present different philosophers views on beauty I found the editors ntroductions to each section to be at times misleading Still a great resource nonetheless I ve read a some of this not all selections yet Very good ntroduction to each philosopher and some good selections of their works related to beauty and truth Planning to use t for a high school aesthetics course along with other material 1118508 H7138 1976 Except for the chapter on John Dewey this text s most useful for studying the history of philosophical thought on aesthetics not aesthetics as a lived experience and practice I discovered this book only recently n a bookstore although HOW TO PLOT ROMANCE FICTION: KEEP YOUR PANTS ON! HOW TO OUTLINE A ROMANCE NOVEL WHEN YOU ARE AN INTUITIVE WRITER it was first publishedn 1964 It. He Amorous Liaisons (Harlequin Blaze, introductory essays for each selection which make this volume annvaluable aid to the study of the powerful recurrent deas concerning art beauty critical method and the nature of representation Because this co. study of the powerful recurrent deas concerning art beauty critical method and the nature of representation Because this co.