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Beauty restored

Author: Mary Mothersill
Publisher: New York : Adams, Bannister, Cox, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"[The author] defends two theses: one, that there are genuine (that is, true and demonstrable) judgments of taste; the other, that there are no principles of taste, nor any laws of taste ... In the course of the work, Professor Mothersill devleops the contrast between aesthetic and ethical reasoning, and between beauty and the sublime"--Back cover.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Mothersill
ISBN: 0937431044 9780937431047
OCLC Number: 24212352
Notes: Originally published: Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1984.
Description: viii, 438 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Aesthetic perplexities --
Anti-theorists --
Judgments, principles, laws: some definitions --
First thesis --
Opposition to the first thesis --
Genuine judgments: second thesis --
Hume: 'Of the standard of taste' --
Kant: three avoidable difficulties --
Concept of beauty --
Objects and causes of pleasure --
Concept of beauty: aesthetic properties --
Applications and objections.
Responsibility: Mary Mothersill.

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"[The author] defends two theses: one, that there are genuine (that is, true and demonstrable) judgments of taste; the other, that there are no principles of taste, nor any laws of taste ... In the course of the work, Professor Mothersill devleops the contrast between aesthetic and ethical reasoning, and between beauty and the sublime"--Back cover.

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