Clarendon Press (1994)

Stephen Mulhall
Oxford University
Stephen Mulhall presents the first full philosophical study of the work of Stanley Cavell. Cavell, a leading contemporary American thinker, is best known for his highly influential contributions to the fields of film studies, Shakespearian literary criticism, and the confluence of psychoanalysis and literary theory; Mulhall examines the broad spectrum of his thought, elucidating its essentially philosophical roots and trajectory.
Keywords Cavell, Stanley   Philosophy, Modern   Literature   Psychoanalysis and philosophy   Motion pictures
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Reprint years 1999
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ISBN(s) 9780198238508   0198238509
DOI 10.2307/2956406
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Aesthetics: Hume, Kant, and Criticism

This chapter examines Cavell's work in the field of aesthetics, and in particular his essay ‘Aesthetic Problems of Modern Philosophy’. Cavell attempts to cast light upon the role of rationality in aesthetics by asking: Does the notorious lack of agreement over aesthetic judgements entail t... see more

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