Spring 2011 not offered
This course offers 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; and the nature of art evaluation.
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Kant, (selections) CRITIQUE OF JUDGMENT
Hegel, INTRODUCTION TO THE PHILOSOPHY OF FINE ART
Selected contemporary essays in criticism and aesthetics
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Class presentations, two essays, and a final take-home examination.
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