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Aesthetics and the sciences of mind

Author: Gregory Currie; Matthew Kieran; Aaron Meskin; Jon Robson
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2018. ©2014
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How far should philosophical accounts of the value and interpretation of art be sensitive to the scientific approaches used by psychologists, sociologists, and evolutionary thinkers? A team of  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gregory Currie; Matthew Kieran; Aaron Meskin; Jon Robson
ISBN: 9780199669639 0199669635 9780199669646 0199669643
OCLC Number: 1048769271
Notes: Originally published: 2014.
Description: 254 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Gregory Currie, Matthew Kieran, Aaron Meskin and Jon Robson: IntroductionPart I: Method1: Dominic McIver Lopes: Feckless Reason2: Sherri Irvin: Is Aesthetic Experience Possible?3: David Davies: 'This is Your Brain on Art': What Can Philosophy of Art Learn from Neuroscience?4: Fabian Dorsch: The Limits of Aesthetic Empiricism5: Bence Nanay: Philosophy of Perception as a Guide to Aesthetics6: Christy Mag Uidhir and Cameron Buckner: Portrait of the Artist as an Aesthetic ExpertPart II: First Order Issues7: Jesse Prinz: Seeing with Feeling8: Noel Carroll: The Arts, Emotion, and Evolution9: Jonathan Weinberg: All Your Desires in One Box10: Kathleen Stock: Physiological Evidence and the Paradox of Fiction11: Stacie Friend: Believing in StoriesIndex
Responsibility: edited by Greg Currie, Matthew Kieran, Aaron Meskin, and Jon Robson.


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