9780495093558

The Nature of Art An Anthology

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    9780495093558

  • ISBN10:

    0495093556

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/17/2006
  • Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
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Summary

What is art? THE NATURE OF ART: AN ANTHOLOGY explores that question and shows you how it's been answered over the years by both Western and Non-Western thinkers. You'll not only read selections from these great writers, you'll also get study questions that draw your attention to the key points you just read. That makes THE NATURE OF ART: AN ANTHOLOGY the resource you need for test time as well.

Table of Contents

PREFACE TO THE SECOND EDITION V
INTRODUCTION: WHAT MAKES "ART" SUCH A PROBLEMATIC CONCEPT? 1(116)
1. ART AS IMITATION: PLATO
13(13)
2. ART AS COGNITION: ARISTOTLE
26(14)
3. ART AS OBJECT OF TASTE: DAVID HUME
40(9)
4. ART AS COMMUNICABLE PLEASURE: IMMANUEL KANT
49(15)
5. ART AS REVELATION: ARTHUR SCHOPENHAUER
64(9)
6. ART AS THE IDEAL: G.W.F. HEGEL
73(11)
7. ART AS REDEMPTION: FRIEDRICH NIETZSCHE
84(18)
8. ART AS COMMUNICATION OF FEELING: LEO N. TOLSTOY
102(8)
9. ART AS SYMPTOM: SIGMUND FREUD
110(7)
10. ART AS SIGNIFICANT FORM: CLIVE BELL 117(8)
11. ART AS EXPRESSION: R. G. COLLINGWOOD 125(12)
12. ART AS EXPERIENCE: JOHN DEWEY 137(12)
13. ART AS TRUTH: MARTIN HEIDEGGER 149(22)
14. ART AS AURATIC: WALTER BENJAMIN 171(9)
15. ART AS LIBERATORY: THEODOR ADORNO 180(7)
16. ART AS INDEFINABLE: MORRIS WEITZ 187(8)
17. ART AS EXEMPLIFICATION: NELSON GOODMAN 195(10)
18. ART AS THEORY: ARTHUR DANTO 205(13)
19. ART AS INSTITUTION: GEORGE DICKIE 218(9)
20. ART AS AESTHETIC PRODUCTION: MONROE C. BEARDSLEY 227(13)
21. ART AS MAKE-BELIEVE: KENDALL WALTON 240(14)
22. ART AS TEXT: ROLAND BARTHES 254(6)
23. ART AS FETISH: ADRIAN PIPER 260(11)
24. ART AS DECONSTRUCTABLE: JACQUES DERRIDA 271(15)
25. ART AS FEMINISM: CAROLYN KORSMEYER 286(13)
26. ART AS CULTURAL PRODUCTION: PIERRE BOURDIEU 299(13)
27. ART AS CONTEXTUAL: DELE JEGEDE 312(11)
28. ART AS POSTCOLONIAL: KWAME ANTHONY APPIAH 323(11)
29. ART AS VIRTUAL: DOUGLAS DAVIS 334(12)
ABOUT THE AUTHORS 346(4)
CREDITS LIST 350

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