David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Ezio Di Nucci
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Philosophy in the Contemporary World 6 (1):39-47 (1999)
This essay seeks to establish the relevance for contemporary aesthetic theory of Hegel's view of the relationship between art, religion, and philosophy. The way in which Hegel relates these three is shown to offer an aesthetic theory in conflict with, and superior to, both functionalist and naturalist approaches. The views of Arnold Berleaut and Robert Steeker are used as foils for the functionalism/naturalism part of the argument. Finally, the views of Benedetto Croce concerning the death of art and religion in Hegel are shown tobe mistaken, clearing the way for asserting the relevance of He gel's ideas to contemporary aesthetic theory
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Kenneth R. Westphal (1997). ‘‘‘Hegel, Formalism, and Robert Turner’s Ceramic Art’. Jahrbuch für Hegelforschung 3:259–283.
David James (2007). The Transition From Art to Religion in Hegel's Theory of Absolute Spirit. Dialogue 46 (2):265-286.
Theodore D. George (2003). Specifications: Hegel, Heidegger, and the Comedy of the End of Art. Epoché: A Journal for the History of Philosophy 8 (1):27-41.
Christy Mag Uidhir & Cameron Buckner (2014). A Portrait of the Artist as an Aesthetic Expert. In Gregory Currie, Matthew Kieran & Aaron Meskin (eds.), Aesthetics and the Sciences. Oxford University Press
David Kenneth Holt (2001). The Search for Aesthetic Meaning in the Visual Arts: The Need for the Aesthetic Tradition in Contemporary Art Theory and Education. Bergin & Garvey.
Ronald L. Hall (1982). Michael Polanyi on Art and Religion: Some Critical Reflections on Meaning. Zygon 17 (1):9-18.
Katherine Thomson-Jones (2012). Art, Ethics, and Critical Pluralism. Metaphilosophy 43 (3):275-293.
Keith Lehrer (2012). Art, Self, and Knowledge. Oxford University Press.
Gregg Horowitz (2001). Sustaining Loss: Art and Mournful Life. Stanford University Press.
Kathleen Kadon Desmond (2011). Ideas About Art. Wiley-Blackwell.
Eva Geulen (2006). The End of Art: Readings in a Rumor After Hegel. Stanford University Press.
Harold Osborne (1972). Aesthetics. London,Oxford University Press.
Added to index2012-03-18
Total downloads4 ( #548,460 of 1,792,018 )
Recent downloads (6 months)2 ( #344,937 of 1,792,018 )
How can I increase my downloads?