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The aesthetic attitude

David E. W. Fenner

The aesthetic attitude

by David E. W. Fenner

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Published by Humanity Books in Amherst, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aesthetics -- Psychological aspects,
  • Attitude (Psychology)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid E.W. Fenner.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBH301.A77 F46 1998
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL387473M
    ISBN 101573924032
    LC Control Number98050453
    OCLC/WorldCa40480905

      Jerome Stolnitz, "The Aesthetic Attitude," from Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art Criticism George Dickie, All Aesthetic Attitude Theories Fail: The Myth of the Aesthetic Attitude Frank N. Sibley, Aesthetic Concepts Ted Cohen, A Critique of Sibley's Position: Aesthetics/ Non-Aesthetics and the Concept of Taste Kendall L. Walton, Categories of Brand: George Dickie.   texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK The æsthetic attitude by Langfeld, Herbert Sidney, b. Publication date Topics Aesthetics, Art Publisher New York: Harcourt, Brace and Howe Collection bostonpubliclibrary; americana Digitizing sponsor Boston Public Library.

    Books to Borrow. Top American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library. Open Library. Books by Language Additional Collections. Full text of "The aesthetic attitude" See other formats. The Aesthetic Attitude Thus, every man has to do with other men. The world in which he engages himself is a human world in which each object is penetrated with human meanings. It is a speaking world from which solicitations and appeals rise up.

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The Aesthetic Attitude Hardcover – May 1, by David E. Fenner (Author)Author: David E. Fenner. Herbert Sidney Langfeld's contribution to aesthetics was quite revolutionary in when he published his book THE AESTHETIC ATITUDE.

To say that viewers of artworks could have kinesthetic reactions as well as visual perceptions was a new by: The Aesthetic Attitude by Herbert Sidney Langfeld (, Hardcover) Be the first to write a review. About this product. Stock photo. Brand new: lowest price. The lowest-priced brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging (where packaging is applicable).

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"The Aesthetic Attitude" in the Rise of Modern Aesthetics: Again. Jerome Stolnitz - - Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 43 (2)Categories: Aesthetic Attitudes in Aesthetics. “aesthetic attitude”. In his article “The Myth of the Aesthetic Attitude”, Dickie sets out to discredit it.

Dickie describes problems with two influential definitions, and concludes by acknowledging that while the concept has been valuable, the “aesthetic attitude” is. Discover the best Philosophy Aesthetics in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers.

Baumgarten is the first philosopher covered in Kai Hammermeister’s insightful book, 'The German Aesthetic Tradition'. The author goes on to address the development of aesthetics – that branch of philosophy dealing with questions of beauty, the sublime and the philosophy of art – by devoting 13 sections to other major German philosophers Cited by: Philosophy of the arts: an introduction to aesthetics/Gordon The aesthetic attitude and the sublime 19 Art and the aesthetic 21 Gadamer and art as play 23 while Chapter 11 investigates the topical subject of environmental aesthetics.

The final chapter of the book explores more complex issues of art theory and. Aestheticism and decadence shocked the Victorian establishment by challenging traditional values, foregrounding sensuality and promoting artistic, sexual and political experimentation.

Dr Carolyn Burdett explores the key features of this unconventional artistic. In the twentieth century, figures like Jerome Stolnitz and Edward Bullough are particularly associated with the aesthetic attitude.

With the aesthetic attitude. A book on æsthetics is of value in so far as it assists the reader in enriching his æsthetic experience. With this in mind I have laid particular emphasis upon a description of the nature of appreciation, for I believe that it is through such knowledge that our world of beauty is most effectively enlarged.

Theories which incorporate as their central feature the notion of an ‘aesthetic attitude’ have come under spirited attack by contemporary writers on aesthetics. The general description of such theories is that they maintain that a peculiar state of mind is a necessary, if not a sufficient, condition for anything’s being ‘aesthetic’.Author: Mary A.

McCloskey. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The aesthetic attitude by Herbert Sidney Langfeld; 6 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Aesthetics. Aesthetic attitude theories suggest we must attend disinterestedly to the properties of objects to experience aesthetic delight in them: we view them without regard to their use for us.

Bence Nanay’s recent revival of the concept explains it through the distribution of our attention over the many properties of individual : Richard Westerman.

This book examines the ways that Heidegger, Lacoue-Labarthe, and Nancy adopt and reconfigure the Kantian understanding of "aesthetic presentation." In Kant, "aesthetic presentation" is understood in a technical sense as a specific mode of experience within a typology of different spheres of by: This book includes a critical review of the most important aesthetic attitude theories, of the criticisms that have been leveled against them, and of criticisms of the aesthetic attitude itself.

Fenner argues that one version of the aesthetic attitude survives the criticism: that which is based on investment of attention and the promise of reward in the form of aesthetic pleasure. An attitude which hopes to derive aesthetic pleasure from an object is often thought to be in tension with an attitude which hopes to derive knowledge from it.

The current article argues that this alleged conflict only makes sense when the aesthetic attitude and knowledge are construed unnaturally narrowly, and that when both are correctly understood there is no tension between.

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Stolnitz's definition of aesthetic attitude is "disinterested and sympathetic attention to and contemplation of any object of awareness whatever, for its own sake alone." The rest of the selection attempts to explain the concepts in the : Tom Leddy.Within these broader themes, Fenner explores such issues as The Aesthetic Attitude, Defining Art, and Reviewing Art gh a historical organization is employed wherever a particular movement unfolds from earlier movements, the text's main organization is not motivated by an academic or historical treatment of the various topics.Many aesthetic theories, however, have taken it to play a central role in defining the boundary between aesthetic and non-aesthetic objects.

These theories, usually called aesthetic attitude theories, argue that when we take the aesthetic attitude toward an object, we thereby make it an aesthetic object.