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The Cultural Origins of the Socialist Realist Aesthetic:

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Rather, it captures something universal across all wars. Images of the satyr in Greek pottery show an erect penis. Although he had no titles on his work he dealt with another realm of the spiritual essence of man which could be seen and felt in his paintings. Consequently there are just two permissible categories of proposition which exhaust what can be meaningfully said. Because she was so extremely pleasant and because she was an artist, it has been very difficult for people to accept the notion of her guilt.

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Time in Fiction

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By carefully exploring all the data available to conscious experience, it is possible to arrive at an explanation of essential structures of all phenomena. (Phenomena are the realities perceived by the senses. This re action took place in the second half of the century, simultane ously with the general reaction against the idealistic philosophy of the great post-Kantian systems. It is this disagreement, rather than just the tendency toward generalizations, that separated Western aesthetics in the eighteenth cen­tury from its prior history as well as from other cultural traditions.

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Art, Myth and Society in Hegel's Aesthetics (Bloomsbury

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I know that it's a repeated theory; it's highly debatable how well-supported it is. In other words, true aesthetic interest is autonomous, standing outside the current of ordinary human feeling—an attitude of pure contemplation or pure “intuition” that isolates its object from the stream of common events and perceives it in its uniqueness, detached, unexplained, and inexplicable. I have asked dissidents to tell me with as much particularity as possible the circumstances that led them to say that they feel burdened, alienated, disrespected, oppressed.

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Noli me tangere: On the Raising of the Body

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Whereas some philosophers argued that taste is universal despite being subjective, others were doubtful that universality was possible again after the subjective turn in our understand­ing of beauty. All too frequently, such programs are job-creation schemes for their incumbents, and outside interest is actively discouraged. Mary Mothersill's Beauty entry in Cooper 1995. 6. Nursing aesthetics belong to the broader school of aesthetics, a branch of philosophy, as well as the nursing arts, an element of professional nursing.

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The nature of art.

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Aesthetics and the Philosophy of Art: The Analytic Tradition. Islamic art is not, properly speaking, an art pertaining to religion only. Such efforts will merely place them in the hands of other people or nations for their exploitation. For Solnit, Muybridge is at the center of a much larger story about the transformation of time and space in the nineteenth century, by railroads, by telegraphy, by photography and myriad other contributions to the acceleration and industrialization of everyday life.

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The Wisdom Of Life: And Other Essays By Arthur Schopenhauer

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The design of landscapes seems at times to be limited by ‘too much wanting in art’ (Olmsted, 1902, p. 51), especially considering our contemporary awareness of pollution, over exploitation of resources, loss of local identities and a general decrease of sensuous competences. We offer a range of undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes which combine the highest levels of traditional scholarship with innovative approaches to our core interests in language, communication, literature, critical theory, and philosophy.

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The Soul of Film Theory

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Roger Scruton, Why Photography Is Not Art. Astonishingly, in spite of the vast variety of human beings, human culture, and human character, there is substantial agreement about these judgments—thus suggesting a massive pool of agreement about the deep nature of a “human self,” and possibly suggesting that we may legitimately speak of “the” human self (at least strongly indicated). 8. We should be educating for the duties of self-governing citizenship and for the enjoyment of things of the mind and spirit that are essential to a good human life.

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Kitsch!: Cultural politics and taste

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Founded in 1960, the British Journal of Aesthetics is highly regarded as an international forum for debate in philosophical aesthetics and the philosophy of art. My perspectives and beliefs about nursing as a profession have been gradually developed throughout... All media technologies can be compared with respect to the quality of their interface with the human mind. • little completion or active participation by recipient req. • tends to exclude (sense from awareness, individual from group) Note 1: The temperature of a medium is relative to the comparison and the terms are not meant as categories but as tools of comparison.

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Of Mind and Music

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How does it change the question of dreams, for instance? Since the 19th century, artists also have contributed their views. Arnold Perey The Self Is an Aesthetic Structure: Africa Shows How This issue of the International Periodical of the Aesthetic Realism Foundation is dedicated to education. In the early 20th century Jan Łukasiewicz investigated the extension of the traditional true/false values to include a third value, "possible", so inventing ternary logic, the first multi-valued logic.

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Aesthetics: Problems in the Philosophy of Criticism

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The course may include the reading of original texts, secondary sources, or both. The organization of sensory elements -- shapes, colors, etc. -- that evokes our responses occurs, consciously or subconsciously, because of the predisposition of human beings to produce (and respond to) aesthetic stimuli. Underneath...is a feeling, 'The way I see the world is too valuable for me.'" "What do you mean, valuable?" As with every subsequent edition, this book brings together readings in continental and analytic philosophy.

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