Aesthetics and the Theory of Criticism

Chicago,University of Chicago Press (1973)
Aesthetics: Music and ideas. Formalism. Perception, meaning, and the subject matter of art. The technical factor in art. The aesthetic function of language. The problem of belief. On defining metaphor.--Criticism: Cordelia absent. A poem by Frost and some principles of criticism. Critical communication. "Pretentious" as an aesthetic predicate. Superlatives. Some problems of interpretation.--Ethics and moral psychology: Natural pride and natural shame. Deontology and the ethics of lying. Ethical and aesthetic criticism.--Appendices.--A. Analytical philosophy and the study of art.--B. Notebooks and letters
Keywords Aesthetics  Criticism
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Call number BH39.I83
ISBN(s) 0226385116   0226385124  
DOI 10.2307/2106881
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