Aesthetics : A Comprehensive Anthology

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      eBook.
    • Abstract:
      A revised second edition of the bestselling anthology on the major figures and themes in aesthetics and philosophy of art, the ideal resource for a comprehensive introduction to the study of aesthetics Aesthetics: A Comprehensive Anthology offers a well-rounded and thorough introduction to the evolution of modern thought on aesthetics. In a collection of over 60 readings, focused primarily on the Western tradition, this text includes works from key figures such as Plato, Hume, Kant, Nietzsche, Danto, and others. Broad in scope, this volume also contains contemporary works on the value of art, frequently-discussed continental texts, modern perspectives on feminist philosophy of art, and essays by authors outside of the community of academic philosophy, thereby immersing readers in an inclusive and balanced survey of aesthetics. The new second edition has been updated with contemporary essays, expanding the volume's coverage to include the value of art, artistic worth and personal taste, questions of aesthetic experience, and contemporary debates on and new theories of art. This edition also incorporates new and more standard translations of Kant's Critique of the Power of Judgment and Schopenhauer's The World as Will and Representation, as well as texts by Rousseau, Hegel, DuBois, Alain Locke, Budd, Robinson, Saito, Eaton and Levinson. Presents a comprehensive selection of introductory readings on aesthetics and philosophy of art Helps readers gain a deep historical understanding and clear perspective on contemporary questions in the field Offers new essays specifically selected to promote inclusivity and to highlight contemporary discussions Introduces new essays on topics such as environmental and everyday aesthetics, evolutionary aesthetics, and the connections between aesthetics and ethics Appropriate for both beginning and advanced students of philosophical aesthetics, this selection of texts initiates readers into the study of the foundations of and central developments in aesthetic thought.
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      9781118948323. 9781118952429. 9781119096177.
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      1128885739
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      2481357
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    • ABNT:
      STEVEN M. CAHN; STEPHANIE ROSS; SANDRA L. SHAPSHAY. Aesthetics : A Comprehensive Anthology. Hoboken: Wiley-Blackwell, 2020. v. Second editionISBN 9781118948323. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=2481357. Acesso em: 25 nov. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Steven M. Cahn, Stephanie Ross, Sandra L. Shapshay. Aesthetics : A Comprehensive Anthology. Vol Second edition. Wiley-Blackwell; 2020. Accessed November 25, 2020. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=2481357
    • APA:
      Steven M. Cahn, Stephanie Ross, & Sandra L. Shapshay. (2020). Aesthetics : A Comprehensive Anthology: Vol. Second edition. Wiley-Blackwell.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Steven M. Cahn, Stephanie Ross, and Sandra L. Shapshay. 2020. Aesthetics : A Comprehensive Anthology. Vol. Second edition. Blackwell Philosophy Anthologies. Hoboken: Wiley-Blackwell. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=2481357.
    • Harvard:
      Steven M. Cahn, Stephanie Ross and Sandra L. Shapshay (2020) Aesthetics : A Comprehensive Anthology. Hoboken: Wiley-Blackwell (Blackwell Philosophy Anthologies). Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=2481357 (Accessed: 25 November 2020).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Steven M. Cahn, Stephanie Ross & Sandra L. Shapshay 2020, Aesthetics : A Comprehensive Anthology, vol Second edition, Blackwell Philosophy Anthologies, Wiley-Blackwell, Hoboken, viewed 25 November 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Steven M. Cahn, et al. Aesthetics : A Comprehensive Anthology. Vol. Second edition, Wiley-Blackwell, 2020. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=2481357.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Steven M. Cahn, Stephanie Ross, and Sandra L. Shapshay. Aesthetics : A Comprehensive Anthology. Vol. Second edition. Blackwell Philosophy Anthologies. Hoboken: Wiley-Blackwell, 2020. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=2481357.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Steven M. Cahn, Stephanie Ross, Sandra L. Shapshay. Aesthetics : A Comprehensive Anthology [Internet]. Hoboken: Wiley-Blackwell; 2020 [cited 2020 Nov 25]. (Blackwell Philosophy Anthologies; vol. Second edition). Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=2481357