We Do Not Have an Adequate Conception of Art until We Have One That Accommodates Gardens.

Dissertation, Lincoln University (2012)
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The thesis explores the adequacy of five well-known conceptions of art to the case of gardens. It concludes that, of those conceptions, the cluster theory is best suited to the case of gardens.



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John Francis Powell
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