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              Books by Paisley Livingston

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              Art and Intention: A Philosophical Study
               

              Art and Intention: A Philosophical Study (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Livingston, Paisley

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              Do the artist's intentions have anything to do with the making of works of art? This book develops a perspective on perennial disputes between intentionalists and anti-intentionalists in philosophical aesthetics and critical theory. It assesses rival assumptions about the nature ...of intentions and the status of intentionalist psychology.
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              ISBN 9780199278060
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2005
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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              The Routledge Companion to Philosophy and Film
               

              The Routledge Companion to Philosophy and Film (Paperback)

              Edited by Livingston, Paisley; Plantinga, Carl

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              The Routledge Companion to Philosophy and Film is the first comprehensive volume to explore the main themes, topics, thinkers and issues in philosophy and film. The Companion features sixty specially commissioned chapters from international scholars and is divided into four clear... parts: issues and concepts authors and trends genres film as philosophy. Part one is a comprehensive section examining key concepts, including chapters on acting, censorship, character, depiction, ethics, genre, interpretation, narrative, reception and spectatorship and style. Part two covers authors and scholars of film and significant theories Part three examines genres such as documentary, experimental cinema, horror, comedy and tragedy. Part four includes chapters on key directors such as Tarkovsky, Bergman and Terrence Malick and on particular films, including Memento. Each chapter includes a section of annotated further reading and is cross-referenced to related entries. The Routledge Companion to Philosophy and Film is essential reading for anyone interested in philosophy of film, aesthetics and film and cinema studies.
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              ISBN 9780415493949
              Released NZ 2 Mar 2011
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Philosophy Companions
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              Cinema, Philosophy, Bergman: On Film as Philosophy

              Cinema, Philosophy, Bergman: On Film as Philosophy (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Livingston, Paisley

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              Can cinema be a medium for philosophy? If so, how is the philosophizing done? Paisley Livingston explores the philosophical value of cinema. As a case-study for his intentionalist theory of authorship and interpretation he focuses on Ingmar Bergman's cinematic explorations of mot...ivated irrationality, inauthenticity, and self-knowledge.
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              ISBN 9780199655144
              Released NZ 1 May 2012
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              The Routledge Companion to Philosophy and Film
               

              The Routledge Companion to Philosophy and Film (Hardback)

              Edited by Livingston, Paisley; Plantinga, Carl

              • RRP: $470.00
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              Explores the main themes, topics, thinkers and issues in philosophy and film. This title features sixty chapters from international scholars and is divided into four parts: issues and concepts; authors and trends; genres; and, film as philosophy. It is suitable for those interest...ed in philosophy of film, aesthetics and film and cinema studies.
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              ISBN 9780415771665
              Released NZ 17 Oct 2008
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Philosophy Companions
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              Cinema, Philosophy, Bergman: On Film as Philosophy
               

              Cinema, Philosophy, Bergman: On Film as Philosophy (Hardback)

              By Livingston, Paisley

              • RRP: $137.99
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              Can cinema be a medium for philosophy? If so, how is the philosophizing done? Paisley Livingston explores the philosophical value of cinema. As a case-study for his intentionalist theory of authorship and interpretation he focuses on Ingmar Bergman's cinematic explorations of mot...ivated irrationality, inauthenticity, and self-knowledge.
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              ISBN 9780199570171
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2009
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Literature and Rationality: Ideas of Agency in Theory and Fiction
               

              Literature and Rationality: Ideas of Agency in Theory and Fiction (Hardback)

              By Livingston, Paisley

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              This interdisciplinary study establishes connections between divergent approaches to rationality in philosophy, social science, and literary studies.

              ISBN 9780521405409
              Released NZ 10 Feb 1992
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
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              Literature and Rationality: Ideas of Agency in Theory and Fiction
               

              Literature and Rationality: Ideas of Agency in Theory and Fiction (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Livingston, Paisley

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              This interdisciplinary study establishes connections between divergent approaches to rationality in philosophy, social science, and literary studies.

              ISBN 9780521064804
              Released NZ 12 Jun 2008
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
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              The Creation of Art: New Essays in Philosophical Aesthetics
               

              The Creation of Art: New Essays in Philosophical Aesthetics (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Gaut, Berys; Livingston, Paisley

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              A collection of essays on creativity by a distinguished roster of philosophers of art.

              ISBN 9780521037792
              Released NZ 24 Jul 2007
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
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              The Creation of Art: New Essays in Philosophical Aesthetics
               

              The Creation of Art: New Essays in Philosophical Aesthetics (Hardback)

              Edited by Gaut, Berys; Livingston, Paisley

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              A collection of essays on creativity by a distinguished roster of philosophers of art.

              ISBN 9780521812344
              Released NZ 11 Sep 2003
              Publisher Cambridge University Press
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              Literary Knowledge: Humanistic Inquiry and the Philosophy of Science
               

              Literary Knowledge: Humanistic Inquiry and the Philosophy of Science (PDF ebook)

              By Livingston, Paisley

              Paisley Livingston here addresses contemporary controversies over the role of "theory" within the humanistic disciplines. In the process, he suggests ways in which significant modern texts in the philosophy of science relate to the study of literature.

              ISBN 9781501746024
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              Language en
              Released NZ 25 Apr 2019
              Publisher Cornell University Press
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