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Aesthetics and the theory of criticism / selected essays of Arnold Isenberg. Edited by William Callaghan [and others] With an introd. by Mary Mothersill and a biographical sketch by William Callaghan.

By: Material type: TextTextPublication details: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, [1973]ISBN:
  • 0226385116
Subject(s): DDC classification:
  • 111.85
LOC classification:
  • BH39 .I83
Contents:
Aesthetics: Music and ideas. Formalism. Perception, meaning, and the subject matter of art. The technical factor in art. The aesthetic function of language. The problem of belief. On defining metaphor.--Criticism: Cordelia absent. A poem by Frost and some principles of criticism. Critical communication. "Pretentious" as an aesthetic predicate. Superlatives. Some problems of interpretation.--Ethics and moral psychology: Natural pride and natural shame. Deontology and the ethics of lying. Ethical and aesthetic criticsm.--Appendices (p. [283]-316).--A. Analytical philosophy and the study of art.--B. Notebooks and letters.
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Aesthetics: Music and ideas. Formalism. Perception, meaning, and the subject matter of art. The technical factor in art. The aesthetic function of language. The problem of belief. On defining metaphor.--Criticism: Cordelia absent. A poem by Frost and some principles of criticism. Critical communication. "Pretentious" as an aesthetic predicate. Superlatives. Some problems of interpretation.--Ethics and moral psychology: Natural pride and natural shame. Deontology and the ethics of lying. Ethical and aesthetic criticsm.--Appendices (p. [283]-316).--A. Analytical philosophy and the study of art.--B. Notebooks and letters.