By Richard Eldridge
Read or Download The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy and Literature (Oxford Handbooks) PDF
Similar aesthetics books
What's fact? This interesting spectrum of reports into many of the rationalities of our human dealings with existence - mental, aesthetic, monetary, religious - finds their joints and demands a brand new method of fact. placing either classical and modern conceptions apart, we discover the primogenital flooring of fact within the networks of correspondences, adequations, relevancies, and rationales at paintings in life's turning into.
Why does whatever please us? Is there correct and flawed in aesthetics? what's the worth of artwork? What do philosophical and aesthetic difficulties have in universal? Wittgenstein labored intensively on those and different questions and wrote of the “strange resemblance” among aesthetics and philosophy. This research indicates how Wittgenstein’s arguments have considerably contributed to explaining systematic questions in aesthetics.
Curiosity in sensory atmospheres and architectural and concrete ambiances has been starting to be for over 30 years. A key determine during this box is acclaimed German thinker Gernot Böhme whose influential belief of what atmospheres are and the way they functionality has been merely partly to be had to the English-speaking public.
In his provocative and well timed examine of posthumanism, Dongshin Yi adopts an imaginary/imaginative method of exploring the transformative strength of the cyborg, a technique that introduces stability to the present discourses ruled by means of the practicalities of technoscience and the dictates of anthropocentrism.
- Aesthetic Themes in Pagan and Christian Neoplatonism: From Plotinus to Gregory of Nyssa
- Green Sense: The aesthetics of plants, place, and language (Bridging Disciplines Series)
- Hegel and the English Romantic Tradition
- Crescent Moon over the Rational: Philosophical Interpretations of Paul Klee
- Intermedial Theater: Performance Philosophy, Transversal Poetics, and the Future of Affect (Palgrave Studies in Performance and Technology)
Additional info for The Oxford Handbook of Philosophy and Literature (Oxford Handbooks)