New PDF release: Aesthetic Pursuits: Essays in Philosophy of Art

By Jerrold Levinson

ISBN-10: 0198767218

ISBN-13: 9780198767213

Jerrold Levinson, some of the most renowned philosophers of paintings this day, provides a brand new number of essays, following on from his 4 past collections, song, artwork and Metaphysics (1990), The Pleasures of Aesthetics (1996), considering artwork (2006), and Musical matters (2015).

Aesthetic objectives in particular enhances Levinson's final quantity, Musical issues, by way of accumulating contemporary essays now not concerned about track, yet as an alternative targeting literature, movie, and visible paintings, whereas addressing problems with humour, good looks, and the sentiments. The essays in Aesthetic objectives, that are wide-ranging, will charm strongly to aestheticians, paintings enthusiasts, and philosophers alike.

The quantity includes seven formerly unpublished essays via Levinson, during which the writer severely engages with amazing modern contributions to aesthetic theory.

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