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Beyond Aesthetics Philosophical Essays

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ISBN-10: 0521786568

ISBN-13: 9780521786560

Edition: 2001

Authors: N�el Carroll, Nöel Carroll

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This work brings together philosophical essays addressing aesthetics, art and related issues. It combines philosophical theorizing with discussion of works of high culture and the avant-garde.
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Book details

List price: $58.99
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 4/30/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 468
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.386
Language: English

Foreword Peter Kirvy
Introduction
Beyond Aesthetics
Art and interaction
Beauty and genealogy of art theory
Four concepts of aesthetic experience
Art, History, and Narrative
Art, practice, and narrative
Identifying art
Historical narratives and the philosophy of art
On the narrative connection
Interpretation, history and narrative
Interpretation and Intention
Art, intention, and conversation
Anglo-American aesthetics and contemporary criticism: intention and the hermeneutics of suspicion
The intention of fallacy: defending myself
Intention and interpretation: the debate between hypothetical and actual intentionalism
Art, Emotion, and Morality
Art, narrative, and emotion
Horror and humor
The paradox of suspense
Art, narrative, and moral understanding
Moderate moralism
Simulation, emotions, and morality
Alternative Topics
On jokes
The paradox of junk fiction
Visual metaphor
On being moved by nature
Emotion, appreciation, and nature