The Acquaintance Principle, Aesthetic Autonomy, and Aesthetic Appreciation

British Journal of Aesthetics 52 (2):153-168 (2012)
Abstract
The acquaintance principle (AP) and the view it expresses have recently been tied to a debate surrounding the possibility of aesthetic testimony, which, plainly put, deals with the question whether aesthetic knowledge can be acquired through testimony—typically aesthetic and non-aesthetic descriptions communicated from person to person. In this context a number of suggestions have been put forward opting for a restricted acceptance of AP. This paper is an attempt to restrict AP even more
Keywords The Acquaintance Principle  Epistemic testimony  Aesthetic Autonomy  Aesthetic Testimony
Categories (categorize this paper)
DOI 10.1093/aesthj/ays003
Options
 Save to my reading list
Follow the author(s)
My bibliography
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Revision history
Request removal from index
Download options
Our Archive


Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy     Papers currently archived: 25,651
Through your library
References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

No citations found.

Add more citations

Similar books and articles
The Acquaintance Principle.Malcolm Budd - 2003 - British Journal of Aesthetics 43 (4):386-392.
Aesthetic Testimony: What Can We Learn From Others About Beauty and Art?Aaron Meskin - 2004 - Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 69 (1):65–91.
Aesthetic Essays.Malcolm Budd - 2008 - Oxford University Press.
A New Look at Kant's View of Aesthetic Testimony.Keren Gorodeisky - 2010 - British Journal of Aesthetics 50 (1):53-70.
What Are Aesthetic Properties?Jerrold Levinson - 2005 - Aristotelian Society Supplementary Volume 79:191 - 227.
Aesthetic Testimony and the Norms of Belief Formation.Jon Robson - 2015 - European Journal of Philosophy 23 (3):750-763.
Beauty and Testimony.Robert Hopkins - 2000 - Royal Institute of Philosophy Supplement 47:209-236.
Appreciating the Acquaintance Principle: A Reply to Konigsberg.J. Robson - 2013 - British Journal of Aesthetics 53 (2):237-245.
Exploring the Relationship Between Humor and Aesthetic Experience.Mordechai Gordon - 2012 - Journal of Aesthetic Education 46 (1):111-121.
The Riddle of Aesthetic Principles.Vojko Strahovnik - 2004 - Acta Analytica 19 (33):189-208.

Monthly downloads

Added to index

2012-03-14

Total downloads

77 ( #64,621 of 2,143,567 )

Recent downloads (6 months)

5 ( #163,095 of 2,143,567 )

How can I increase my downloads?

My notes
Sign in to use this feature


Discussion
Order:
There  are no threads in this forum
Nothing in this forum yet.

Other forums