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Philosophy of Art
PHIL 272
Spring 2008
Section: 01  
Crosslisting: COL 257

Analysis and discussion of major figures and issues in the Philosophy of Art. The authors considered will include Plato, Aristotle, Kant, Hegel, and Marx. Issues discussed will include the evolution of the concept of art; the relation between art and ethics and the relation between art and knowledge; the roles of art criticism and art interpretation; the nature of art evaluation.

Essential Capabilities: Writing
Credit: 1 Gen Ed Area Dept: HA PHIL
Course Format: LectureGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: None
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None
Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available

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