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Félix Portraits 2010

The Guattari Effect

Continuum, 2011

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New Directions in Aesthetics

The Bloomsbury Companion to Aesthetics

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...Anyone who sets out to write an essay about new directions in aesthetics faces some hard choices. One option that comes to mind is to attempt a reasonably comprehensive and standard survey of highly salient trends in the recent literature...

Defining Art

The Bloomsbury Companion to Aesthetics

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...Introduction Work on the definition of art in the past several decades has been dominated, it seems fair to say, by views that either defend some sort of broadly institutional definition, or are skeptical about the definitional project.The...

Popular Art

The Bloomsbury Companion to Aesthetics

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...Introduction It is widely assumed that there is an important difference between the music of Mozart and that of Michael Jackson, or between the films of Ingmar Bergman and those of Michael Bay. Mozart’s symphonies are high art, whereas...

Environmental Aesthetics

The Bloomsbury Companion to Aesthetics

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...The Scope of Environmental Aesthetics The past 50 years have witnessed the rise of a new branch of philosophical aesthetics: environmental aesthetics. This new field of study has emerged largely in reaction to aesthetics’ traditional focus...

Key Thinkers

Tiger C. Roholt

Tiger C. Roholt is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Montclair State University, USA. He earned his PhD in Philosophy from Columbia University, and was a professional musician prior to embarking on his academic career. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Key Terms in Philosophy of Art

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

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...Adorno, Theodor W. (1903–69) Adorno was a German philosopher and leading member of the Frankfurt School of Critical Theory. He studied and taught at Frankfurt University until the rise of the Nazi party; he subsequently lived in exile...

Research Resources in Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art

The Bloomsbury Companion to Aesthetics

Bloomsbury Academic, 2015

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...Journals Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism Established in 1942 by the American Society for Aesthetics and published quarterly, JAAC is the first and remains one of the leading specialist journals in aesthetics. Taking a broad...

Edwards, Thomas (1699–1757)

John Valdimir Price

John Valdimir Price was formerly Senior Lecturer and Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Edinburgh. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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...Edwards, Thomas Thomas Edwards died on 3 January 1757 on a visit to Parson’s Green. He followed in the footsteps of his father and grandfather and trained for the law, taking chambers in Lincoln’s Inn in 1721. Edwards himself claimed...
...Leland, Thomas Thomas Leland was born and died in Dublin. He was educated at Trinity College, Dublin, graduating BA in 1741, and was elected a Fellow there in 1746. In 1768 he became vicar of Bray in County Wicklow. In 1754 he published...
...Symonds, John Addington John Addington Symonds was born in Oxford on 10 April 1807 and died in Bristol on 25 February 1871. He was the son of John Symonds, a physician, and Mary Williams. He was educated at Magdalen College School, Oxford...