Books in category Philosophy – Aesthetics

  • Art and Institution

    Art and Institution
    Rajiv Kaushik

    An examination of how for Merleau-Ponty the work of art opens up the event of being. >

  • Situaciones

    Situaciones
    Ana Huedo, Montserrat de Pablo

    La publicación recoge un conjunto de textos y una muestra documental de las actividades realizadas en las tres ediciones del proyecto "Situaciones", presentado en Cuenca y definido como festival de las artes y encuentro de artistas, a la …

  • Negli occhi di Vincent

    Negli occhi di Vincent
    Franco Rella

  • Introduction to Modernity

    Introduction to Modernity
    Henri Lefebvre

    Essential reading for all students of European cultural history, and a key text for Marxism in the post-Communist world of the late twentieth century.

  • You Must Change Your Life

    You Must Change Your Life
    John T. Lysaker

    "Not limited to a single poem or collection of poems, ur-poetry arises when, in the interaction of an author's principal tropes, the origin of poetry is exposed as a process whereby words with inherited meaning take on a new poetic life …

  • EPZ Truth and Method

    EPZ Truth and Method
    Hans-Georg Gadamer, Joel Weinsheimer, Donald G. Marshall

    Written in the 1960s, TRUTH AND METHOD is Gadamer's magnum opus.

  • El poder del centro

    El poder del centro
    Rudolf Arnheim

    Versión definitiva de esta obra clásica de la Teoría del Arte, en la que su autor ofrece una madura reflexión sobre la organización de las artes visuales y su recepción por parte del espectador.

  • Useful Work v Useless Toil

    Useful Work v. Useless Toil
    William Morris

    They have enriched lives – and destroyed them. Now Penguin brings you the works of the great thinkers, pioneers, radicals and visionaries whose ideas shook civilization and helped make us who we are.

  • A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful

    A Philosophical Enquiry into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful
    Edmund Burke

    However, Burke's analysis of the relationship between emotion, beauty, and art form is now recognized as not only an important and influential work of aesthetic theory, but also one of the first major works in European literature on the …

  • The Cultural Space of the Arts and the Infelicities of Reductionism

    The Cultural Space of the Arts and the Infelicities of Reductionism
    Joseph Margolis

    The Cultural Space of the Arts and the Infelicities of Reductionism identifies a conceptual tendency that can be drawn from the work of the twentieth century's best-known analytic philosophers of art: Arthur Danto, Richard Wollheim, Kendall …

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