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By Owen Hulatt

ISBN-10: 1441196528

ISBN-13: 9781441196521

ISBN-10: 1474222935

ISBN-13: 9781474222938

even if paintings might be completely independent has been time and again challenged within the sleek historical past of aesthetics. during this number of specially-commissioned chapters, a group of specialists talk about the level to which paintings could be defined simply by way of aesthetic different types.

masking examples from Philosophy, song and artwork background and drawing on continental and analytic assets, this quantity clarifies the connection among artistic endeavors and extra-aesthetic issues, together with historical, cultural or monetary components. It provides a finished evaluation of the question
of aesthetic autonomy, exploring its relevance to either philosophy and the comprehension of particular artistic endeavors themselves. through heavily analyzing how the production of works of art, and our decisions of those works of art, relate to society and heritage, Aesthetic and creative Autonomy offers an insightful and sustained dialogue of a tremendous query in aesthetic philosophy.

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