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Aesthetics and the Philosophy of Art

Lecture series on Aesthetics and the Philosophy of Art delivered by James Grant. The first part of the series focuses on some of the most important writings on art and beauty in the Western philosophical tradition, covering Plato, Aristotle, David Hume, and Immanuel Kant. The second part of the series focuses on questions about understanding works of art and about the nature of art. This part examines the interpretation of literature, the expression of emotion in music, and the definition of art. James Grant has written a book on Aesthetics entitled The Critical Imagination. It is published by Oxford University Press.

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1 get icon 54:29 1. Plato's Philosophy of Art philosophy, aesthetics, art, plato,
2 get icon 55:07 2. Aristotle's Poetics philosophy, art, aesthetics, aristotle
3 get icon 55:58 3. Hume and the Standard of Taste philosophy, art, aesthetics, Hume
4 get icon 55:36 4. Kant's Critique of Judgement: Lecture 1 philosophy, art, aesthetics, Kant, critique of judgement
5 get icon 53:14 5. Kant's Critique of Judgement: Lecture 2 philosophy, art, aesthetics, Kant, critique of judgement
6 get icon 54:06 6. Literary Interpretation philosophy, art, aesthetics, literature, literary theory
7 get icon 52:16 7. Musical Expression philsophy, art, music, musical theory, aesthetics
8 get icon 52:02 8. Defining Art art, literature, philosophy, aesthetics

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