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Susanne Langer in focus : the symbolic mind

Author: Robert E Innis
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2009.
Series: American philosophy.
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Susanne Langer (1895 -- 1985) was one of American philosophy's most distinctive thinkers. Her philosophy was a deep exploration of human life as a continuous process of meaning-making through symbolic forms. Here, Robert E. Innis brings readers closer to Langer's precise and nuanced account of the symbolic mind. Innis shows how Langer's thought spans the sciences, aesthetics, psychology, religion, education, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Innis, Robert E.
Susanne Langer in focus.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2009
(DLC) 2008029698
(OCoLC)234234083
Named Person: Susanne K Langer; Susanne K Langer
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert E Innis
ISBN: 9780253002716 0253002710
OCLC Number: 370888525
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 278 pages).
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: The roots of Langer's philosophical project : on the "logic" of meaning --
Symbolic transformation : philosophy's new key --
Meaning after language : ritual, myth, and art --
Framing the art symbol : forms of feeling --
Art forms : the logic of primary illusions --
The mind of feeling --
From acts to symbolization --
The symbolic animal --
Placing Langer's philosophical project.
Series Title: American philosophy.
Responsibility: Robert E. Innis.

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Susanne Langer (1895-1985) was one of American philosophy's most distinctive thinkers. This book shows how Langer's thought spans the sciences, aesthetics, psychology, religion, education, and music,  Read more...

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