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Diotima's ChildrenGerman Aesthetic Rationalism from Leibniz to Lessing

Diotima's Children: German Aesthetic Rationalism from Leibniz to Lessing

Frederick C. Beiser

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199573011
eISBN:
9780191722202
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199573011.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics, History of Philosophy

This book is a re-examination of the rationalist tradition of aesthetics which prevailed in Germany in the late 17th and 18th century. It is partly an historical survey of the central figures and ... More

Images of HistoryKant, Benjamin, Freedom, and the Human Subject

Images of History: Kant, Benjamin, Freedom, and the Human Subject

Richard Eldridge

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780190605322
eISBN:
9780190605346
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190605322.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Aesthetics

Developing work in the theories of action and explanation, this book argues that moral and political philosophers require accounts of what is historically possible, while historians require rough ... More

The Kantian AestheticFrom Knowledge to the Avant-Garde

The Kantian Aesthetic: From Knowledge to the Avant-Garde

Paul Crowther

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199579976
eISBN:
9780191722615
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199579976.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, Aesthetics, History of Philosophy

This book explains the perceptual knowledge involved in aesthetic judgements. It does so by linking Kant's aesthetics to a critically upgraded account of his theory of knowledge. This upgraded theory ... More

Stanley CavellPhilosophy's Recounting of the Ordinary

Stanley Cavell: Philosophy's Recounting of the Ordinary

Stephen Mulhall

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198238508
eISBN:
9780191679643
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198238508.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Aesthetics

The author of the book presents a full-length philosophical study of the work of Stanley Cavell, best known for his highly influential contributions to the fields of film studies, Shakespearian ... More

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