Contextualizing Aesthetics: From Plato to Lyotard

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Contextualizing Aesthetics: From Plato to Lyotard

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History. The ancient (Greek and Roman) period ; The modern (18th- and 19th-century) period -- The analytic critique of the aesthetic. The analytic critique of aesthetic experience ; The problem of defining art ; The status of the work of art ; The analytic critique of the expression theory of art -- Continental and contemporary theory. Myths of modernism ; Art and postmodernity ; The critique of truth ; Cultural materialism ; The postmodern sublime

ISBN

978-0534528218

Publication Date

1998

Publisher

Thomas Publishing

Keywords

philosophy, art, beauty

Disciplines

Esthetics

Contextualizing Aesthetics: From Plato to Lyotard

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