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Aesthetics, mind, and nature

a communication approach to the unity of matter and consciousness

by Asghar Talaye Minai

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Published by Praeger in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aesthetics.,
  • Communication.,
  • Nature.,
  • Thought and thinking.,
  • Philosophy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-309) and index.

    StatementAsghar Talaye Minai.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBH39 .M52 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 324 p. :
    Number of Pages324
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1731979M
    ISBN 100275942961
    LC Control Number92036548

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Aesthetics, the philosophical study of beauty and taste. It is closely related to the philosophy of art, which treats the nature of art and the concepts in terms of which works of art are interpreted and evaluated.

This article addresses the nature of modern aesthetics and its underlying principles and concerns. Get this from a library. Aesthetics, mind, and nature: a communication approach to the unity of matter and consciousness.

[Asghar Talaye Minai] -- Minai develops the idea that an aesthetic value is not necessarily an objective value reasoned by rationality. Beauty is a matter of chance and necessity in the nature of things, a matter of the.

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In the 18th and 19th century, the aesthetics of nature advanced the concepts of disinterestedness, the pictures, and the introduction of the idea of positive aesthetics.

The first major developments of. Aesthetics is the branch of philosophy that deals with questions of art, beauty and taste. This list is for any books that deal with aesthetics, especially as a philosophy of art. A potentially transformative book if you are interested in learning how evolutionary processes shape the mind.

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Morgan draws together the history of Kantian aesthetics, Linnaean concepts of artistic response, early natural theology, Victorian narrative history and art criticism, and twentieth-century literary formalism into a tightly woven narrative that tells the story of how humans understand their relations to art.

Metaphysical Aesthetics. K likes. ((suuneater)) is a aesthetic manifestation of love. an example showing how to live peacefully within and outside of oneself through the power of art, music & Followers: K.

Yet Johnson also provides beautiful examples of how artistic practices exhibit and extend the embodied mind. The Meaning of the Body is a cutting-edge treatise reflecting the newest developments on the mind-body and mind-world problems and properly places aesthetics center stage in the study of meaning and understanding.

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