Select a currency:  

Communication / Culture > Culture / Art

Aesthetics: Philosophy of the Arts

> Pay by Credit Card, PayPal
> Submit Purchase Order (approved institutes only)

Aesthetics: Philosophy of the Arts


License

  View Basket  

We're sorry but this title is currently unavailable for the selected license. Please contact us for more information

  • Description / Preview
  • Availability

What do modern art, a symphony, and a documentary film have in common? They all require aesthetic considerations. This program presents the ideas of key figures in the shaping and understanding of aesthetics—from Plato, Francis Hutcheson, and Kant to Leon Battista Alberti, Stendhal, and Tolstoy—and addresses pivotal writings, including Aristotle’s Poetics and Morris Weitz’s “The Role of Theory in Aesthetics.” Columbia University’s Arthur Danto and Princeton University’s Alexander Nehamas offer keen insights into the interactions between artist, artwork, and audience as they have evolved over the centuries. 51 mins.

Item is not currently available.
Usually ships in 2-4 weeks

Similar Titles in Culture / Art

Choose a subject area below