Item description for Art and Imagination: A Study in the Philosophy of Mind by Roger Scruton...
This book presents a theory of aesthetic judgment and appreciation in the spirit of modern empiricism. There are three parts: the first deals with questions of philosophical logic, the second with questions in the philosophy of mind, and the third with questions in the philosophy of art. Thus the argument advances from a theory of aesthetic judgment (and in particular of "aesthetic description"), to a theory of aesthetic appreciation, and thence to an account of the nature and value of art.
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Studio: St. Augustine's Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.29" Width: 6.27" Height: 0.92" Weight: 1.36 lbs.
Release Date Jan 30, 1998
Publisher St. Augustine's Press
ISBN 1890318000 ISBN13 9781890318000
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More About Roger Scruton
Roger Scruton is the author of a number of books, including Modern Philosophy and A Short History of Philosophy. Formerly Professor of Aesthetics at Birkbeck College, London University, and a visiting professor at Boston University, he lives in Wiltshire, England.
Roger Scruton currently resides in Wiltshire. Roger Scruton has an academic affiliation as follows - Birkbeck College, University of London (Emeritus) American Enterprise.
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