Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Judgment and Strategy$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Robin Holt

Print publication date: 2018

Print ISBN-13: 9780199671458

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2018

DOI: 10.1093/oso/9780199671458.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.oxfordscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in OSO for personal use. date: 09 December 2019

Good Pastoral

Good Pastoral

Chapter:
(p.247) 13 Good Pastoral
Source:
Judgment and Strategy
Author(s):

Robin Holt

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/oso/9780199671458.003.0013

This last chapter considers the organizational form poetic judgment might take, arguing that in strategic practice it might be productively aligned to forms of the pastoral. In pastoral images there is no completion, and any sense of settlement is always accompanied by the possibility of discord. The chapter revisits the distinction between poetic judgment and practical knowledge associated with phronesis, arguing that it is an acceptance of the disturbance thrown up by experience and skepticism, but a refusal still to let the world decide.

Keywords:   Poussin, pastoral, Peter Sloterdijk, J. M. W. Turner, Ian Hamilton Finlay, William Empson, spectating, Hazlitt, John Ruskin

Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .