Contemplating Art: Essays in Aesthetics

Contemplating Art: Essays in Aesthetics

Jerrold Levinson

Language: English

Pages: 432


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Contemplating Art is a compendium of writings from the last ten years by one of the leading figures in aesthetics, Jerrold Levinson. The twenty-four essays range over issues in general aesthetics and those relating to specific arts--in particular music, film, and literature. It will appeal not only to philosophers but also to musicologists, literary theorists, art critics, and reflective lovers of the arts.

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