Wittgenstein, Aesthetics and Philosophy

ISBN 13: 9780754605171

Wittgenstein, Aesthetics and Philosophy

Valutazione media 4,5
( su 2 valutazioni fornite da Goodreads )
 
9780754605171: Wittgenstein, Aesthetics and Philosophy

Although universally recognised as one of the greatest of modern philosophers, Wittgenstein's work in aesthetics has been unjustly neglected. This is the first book exclusively devoted to Wittgenstein's aesthetics, exploring the themes developed by Wittgenstein in his own writing on aesthetics as well as the implications of Wittgenstein's wider philosophical views for understanding central issues in aesthetics. Drawing together original contributions from leading international scholars, this book will be an important addition to studies of Wittgenstein's thought, but its discussion of issues in literature, music and performing art, and criticism will also be of interest to many students of literary and cultural studies. Exploring three key themes - the capacity of the arts to illuminate our lives; the nature of the particular responses involved in understanding and appreciating works of art; the role of theory and principle in artistic and critical practice - the contributors address issues raised by contemporary philosophers of art, and seek to make connections between Wittgenstein's work and that of other significant philosophies of art in the Western tradition. Displaying the best practice of modern philosophical writing - clarity, cogency, respect for but not blind obedience to common sense, argument illustrated with detailed examples, rejection of speculation and pretension - this book demonstrates how philosophy can make a valuable contribution to understanding the arts.

Le informazioni nella sezione "Riassunto" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.

Sinossi:

Although universally recognized as one of the greatest of modern philosophers, Wittgenstein's work in aesthetics has been unjustly neglected. This book is devoted to Wittgenstein's aesthetics, exploring the themes developed by Wittgenstein in his own writing on aesthetics as well as the implications of Wittgenstein's wider philosophical views for understanding central issues in aesthetics. Drawing together original contributions from leading international scholars, the book should be an important addition to studies of Wittgenstein's thought, but its discussion of issues in literature, music and performing art, and criticism will also be of interest to many students of literary and cultural studies. Exploring three key themes - the capacity of the arts to illuminate our lives; the nature of the particular responses involved in understanding and appreciating works of art; the role of theory and principle in artistic and critical practice - the contributors address issues raised by contemporary philosophers of art, and seek to make connections between Wittgenstein's work and that of other significant philosophies of art in the Western tradition. Displaying the best practice of modern philosophical writing - clarity, cogency, respect for but not blind obedience to common sense, argument illustrated with detailed examples, rejection of speculation and pretension - this book demonstrates how philosophy can make a valuable contribution to understanding the arts.

Le informazioni nella sezione "Su questo libro" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.

I migliori risultati di ricerca su AbeBooks

1.

Editore: Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom (2004)
ISBN 10: 0754605175 ISBN 13: 9780754605171
Nuovi Rilegato Quantità: 1
Da
The Book Depository US
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom, 2004. Hardback. Condizione libro: New. 234 x 162 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Although universally recognised as one of the greatest of modern philosophers, Wittgenstein s work in aesthetics has been unjustly neglected. This is the first book exclusively devoted to Wittgenstein s aesthetics, exploring the themes developed by Wittgenstein in his own writing on aesthetics as well as the implications of Wittgenstein s wider philosophical views for understanding central issues in aesthetics. Drawing together original contributions from leading international scholars, this book will be an important addition to studies of Wittgenstein s thought, but its discussion of issues in literature, music and performing art, and criticism will also be of interest to many students of literary and cultural studies. Exploring three key themes - the capacity of the arts to illuminate our lives; the nature of the particular responses involved in understanding and appreciating works of art; the role of theory and principle in artistic and critical practice - the contributors address issues raised by contemporary philosophers of art, and seek to make connections between Wittgenstein s work and that of other significant philosophies of art in the Western tradition.Displaying the best practice of modern philosophical writing - clarity, cogency, respect for but not blind obedience to common sense, argument illustrated with detailed examples, rejection of speculation and pretension - this book demonstrates how philosophy can make a valuable contribution to understanding the arts. Codice libro della libreria AA69780754605171

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 111,61
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

2.

ISBN 10: 0754605175 ISBN 13: 9780754605171
Nuovi Quantità: > 20
Da
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Condizione libro: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Codice libro della libreria 97807546051710000000

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 111,62
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

3.

Editore: Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom (2004)
ISBN 10: 0754605175 ISBN 13: 9780754605171
Nuovi Rilegato Quantità: 1
Da
The Book Depository
(London, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Taylor Francis Ltd, United Kingdom, 2004. Hardback. Condizione libro: New. 234 x 162 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Although universally recognised as one of the greatest of modern philosophers, Wittgenstein s work in aesthetics has been unjustly neglected. This is the first book exclusively devoted to Wittgenstein s aesthetics, exploring the themes developed by Wittgenstein in his own writing on aesthetics as well as the implications of Wittgenstein s wider philosophical views for understanding central issues in aesthetics. Drawing together original contributions from leading international scholars, this book will be an important addition to studies of Wittgenstein s thought, but its discussion of issues in literature, music and performing art, and criticism will also be of interest to many students of literary and cultural studies. Exploring three key themes - the capacity of the arts to illuminate our lives; the nature of the particular responses involved in understanding and appreciating works of art; the role of theory and principle in artistic and critical practice - the contributors address issues raised by contemporary philosophers of art, and seek to make connections between Wittgenstein s work and that of other significant philosophies of art in the Western tradition.Displaying the best practice of modern philosophical writing - clarity, cogency, respect for but not blind obedience to common sense, argument illustrated with detailed examples, rejection of speculation and pretension - this book demonstrates how philosophy can make a valuable contribution to understanding the arts. Codice libro della libreria AA69780754605171

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 115,30
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: GRATIS
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

4.

LEWIS, PETER B.
Editore: Routledge (2004)
ISBN 10: 0754605175 ISBN 13: 9780754605171
Nuovi Rilegato Quantità: 10
Da
Herb Tandree Philosophy Books
(Stroud, GLOS, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Routledge, 2004. Hardback. Condizione libro: NEW. 9780754605171 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Codice libro della libreria HTANDREE01016402

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 111,20
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 9,09
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

5.

Peter B. Lewis (Editor)
Editore: Ashgate Pub Ltd (2004)
ISBN 10: 0754605175 ISBN 13: 9780754605171
Nuovi Rilegato Quantità: 1
Da
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Ashgate Pub Ltd, 2004. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria DADAX0754605175

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 131,33
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 3,57
In U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi

6.

Lewis, Peter B. (Editor)
Editore: Ashgate Pub Ltd (2004)
ISBN 10: 0754605175 ISBN 13: 9780754605171
Nuovi Rilegato Quantità: 1
Da
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, Regno Unito)
Valutazione libreria
[?]

Descrizione libro Ashgate Pub Ltd, 2004. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Brand New. 240 pages. 9.25x6.25x1.00 inches. In Stock. Codice libro della libreria __0754605175

Maggiori informazioni su questa libreria | Fare una domanda alla libreria

Compra nuovo
EUR 130,94
Convertire valuta

Aggiungere al carrello

Spese di spedizione: EUR 6,82
Da: Regno Unito a: U.S.A.
Destinazione, tempi e costi