Taylor and Francis Logo
 
My Wallet View Cart






Your Country:- United States
Resources

Art History Versus Aesthetics-

Editor : James Elkins
Master eBook ISBN10: 0203959876
Master eBook ISBN13: 978-0-203-95987-9
No of pages : 320
eBook Price : $39.95
(Price includes all sales taxes where applicable)
Originally Published : Nov 12, 2012
 

In this unprecedented collection, over twenty of the world's most prominent thinkers on the subject including Arthur Danto, Stephen Melville, Wendy Steiner, Alexander Nehamas, and Jay Bernstein ponder the disconnect between these two disciplines. The volume has a radically innovative structure: it begins with introductions, and centres on an animated conversation among ten historians and aestheticians. That conversation was then sent to twenty scholars for commentary and their responses are very diverse: some are informal letters and others full essays with footnotes. Some think they have the answer in hand, and others raise yet more questions. The volume ends with two synoptic essays, one by a prominent aesthetician and the other by a literary critic.

This stimulating inaugural volume in the Routledge The Art Seminar series presents not one but many answers to the question; Does philosophy have anything to say to art history?


Click on an eBook Format to add to Cart

       

Read about eBook format.    Buy printed Book



Order an electronic Inspection Copy


Buy printed Book

Copyright © 2010 Taylor & Francis Group, an informa business.
Terms and Conditions| Privacy Policy