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0826485243
Author:
Elisabeth Schellekens
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Humanities
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English
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Continuum; 1 edition (January 15, 2008)
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Aesthetics and Morality offers a refreshing alternative to more traditional introductions to aesthetics. Elisabeth Schellekens is Lecturer in Philosophy at Durham University, UK.

Aesthetics and Morality offers a refreshing alternative to more traditional introductions to aesthetics. Series: Bloomsbury Aesthetics.

Anna Elisabeth Schellekens Dammann is a Swedish philosopher and Chair Professor of Aesthetics at Uppsala University (since 2014). Previously, she was Senior Lecturer at Durham University (2006-2014). Schellekens is known for her works on aesthetics and ethics.

Continuum Aesthetics.

Aesthetics and Morality (Bloomsbury Aesthetics) Format: Paperback Authors: Elisabeth Schellekens ISBN10: 0826497624 Published: 2008-01-15 The Continuum Aesthetics series looks at the aesthetic questions and issues raised by all major art forms. Stimulating, engaging and highly readable, the series offers food for thought not only for students of aesthetics, but also for anyone with an interest in philosophy and the arts. Continuum Aesthetics.

Elisabeth Schellekens. In this stimulating, lucid and insightful inquiry, philosopher Elisabeth Schellekens invites readers to reflect on their own opinions about art and morality. Aesthetic and moral value are often seen to go hand in hand

Elisabeth Schellekens. Aesthetic and moral value are often seen to go hand in hand. They do so not only practically, such as in our everyday assessments of artworks that raise moral questions, but also theoretically, such as in Kant's theory that beauty is the symbol of morality. Some philosophers have argued that it is in the relation between aesthetic and moral value that the key to an adequate understanding of either notion lies

Aesthetics and Morality is a stimulating and insightful inquiry into precisely this set of questions. Elisabeth Schellekens explores the main ideas and debates at the intersection of aesthetics and moral philosophy.

Aesthetics and Morality is a stimulating and insightful inquiry into precisely this set of questions. She invites readers to reflect on the nature of beauty, art and morality, and provides the philosophical knowledge to render such reflection more rigorous. This original, inspiring and entertaining book sheds valuable new light on a notably complex and challenging area of thought.

Aesthetics and Morality - Continuum Aesthetics Series (Paperback)

Aesthetics and Morality - Continuum Aesthetics Series (Paperback). Elisabeth Schellekens (author).

Articles and Book Chapters. Aesthetic Pleasure and Moral Displeasure'. Aesthetics and Epistemology’. Encyclopaedia of Aesthetics. Schellekens, E. & Goldie, P. (ed. Oxford: Oxford University Press. Aesthetics and Disinterested Pleasure. Berger, L. & Schönecker, D. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Aesthetics and Morality book. Aesthetics and Morality is a stimulating and insightful inquiry into precisely this set of questions.

Similar books and articles. Aesthetics and Morality by Schellekens, Elisabeth

Similar books and articles. Aesthetics and Morality by Schellekens, Elisabeth. Stephanie Patridge - 2009 - Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 67 (4):423-426. Elisabeth Schellekens, Aesthetics and Morality. Kalle Puolakka - 2012 - Nordic Journal of Aesthetics 23 (42). Liberal Morality and Socialist Morality. W. B. Gallie - 1949 - Philosophy 24 (91):318 - 334. Aesthetics and Subjectivity: From Kant to Nietzsche, 2nd Edn. Elisabeth Schellekens - 2004 - British Journal of Aesthetics 44 (3):304-307. Aesthetics and Morality in Kant and Confucius. Christian Helmut Wenzel.

Aesthetic and moral value are often seen to go hand in hand.  They do so not only practically, such as in our everyday assessments of artworks that raise moral questions, but also theoretically, such as in Kant's theory that beauty is the symbol of morality.  Some philosophers have argued that it is in the relation between aesthetic and moral value that the key to an adequate understanding of either notion lies. But difficult questions abound.  Must a work of art be morally admirable in order to be aesthetically valuable? How, if at all, do our moral values shape our aesthetic judgements - and vice versa? 

 Aesthetics and Morality is a stimulating and insightful inquiry into precisely this set of questions. Elisabeth Schellekens explores the main ideas and debates at the intersection of aesthetics and moral philosophy. She invites readers to reflect on the nature of beauty, art and morality, and provides the philosophical knowledge to render such reflection more rigorous. This original, inspiring and entertaining book sheds valuable new light on a notably complex and challenging area of thought.