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            Film Theory and Philosophy
             

            Film Theory and Philosophy (Hardback, illustrated edition)

            Edited by Allen, Richard; Smith, Murray

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            This volume of essays gives impetus to a growing movement in film theory in which many of the assumptions that have governed film theory of the last 20 years are being questioned and overturned. Topics addressed include authorship, emotion, ideology, representation and expression... in film.
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            ISBN 9780198159216
            Released NZ 1 Nov 1997
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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            New Essays on Musical Understanding
             

            New Essays on Musical Understanding (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Kivy, Peter

            • RRP: $98.99
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            Peter Kivy presents a selection of his new and recent writings on the philosophy of music, a subject to which he has for many years been one of the most eminent contributors. He explores such topics as musicology and its history, the nature of musical works, and the role of emoti...on in music.
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            ISBN 9780199246618
            Released NZ 1 Sep 2001
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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            The Century of Taste: The Philosophical Odyssey of Taste in the Eighteenth Century
             

            The Century of Taste: The Philosophical Odyssey of Taste in the Eighteenth Century (Hardback)

            By Dickie, George

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            This is a critical account of such central figures in the early development of the modern philosophy of art as Hutcheson, Gerard, Alison, Kant and Hume. It traces the development of the modern theory of artistic taste from its origin to its refinement and complete expression.

            ISBN 9780195096804
            Released NZ 4 Jan 1996
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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            The Thought and Art of Joseph Joubert (1754-1824)
             

            The Thought and Art of Joseph Joubert (1754-1824) (Hardback)

            By Kinloch, David P.

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            Tracing the development of Joubert's thought, from his time as secretary to Diderot to his association with Chateaubriand, this study argues that he was a writer of considerable sensitivity on aesthetics.

            ISBN 9780198151838
            Released NZ 2 Apr 1992
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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            Series Oxford Modern Languages & Literature Monographs
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            The Philosophy of Schopenhauer
             

            The Philosophy of Schopenhauer (Hardback, Revised edition)

            By Magee, Bryan

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            A revised and enlarged version of Bryan Magee's study of Schopenhauer. It contains a brief biography of Schopenhauer, a systematic exposition of his thought, and a critical discussion of the problems to which it gives rise and of its influence on a wide range of thinkers and arti...sts.
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            ISBN 9780198237235
            Released NZ 1 Apr 1997
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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            Aesthetics in a Multicultural Age
             

            Aesthetics in a Multicultural Age (Paperback)

            Edited by Elliott, Emory; Caton, Louis Freitas; Rhyne, Jeffrey

            • RRP: $126.99
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            These articles address the relation of the arts and criticism to contemporary social, political, and cultural issues of ethnicity, race, class, and gender in the US. The volume provides an assessment of aesthetic theory and practices within the arts and letters of a multicultural... society.
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            ISBN 9780195146332
            Released NZ 1 Feb 2002
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Art and Embodiment: From Aesthetics to Self-Consciousness
             

            Art and Embodiment: From Aesthetics to Self-Consciousness (Paperback, New edition)

            By Crowther, Paul

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            Paul Crowther argues that art can bridge the gap between philosophy's traditional striving for generality and completeness, and the concreteness and contingency of humanity's basic relation to the world. He proposes an ecological definition of art: by making sensible or imaginati...ve material into symbolic form, it harmonizes and conserves what is unique and what is general about human experience.
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            ISBN 9780199244973
            Released NZ 1 Sep 2001
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            Art and Embodiment: From Aesthetics to Self-Consciousness
             

            Art and Embodiment: From Aesthetics to Self-Consciousness (Hardback)

            By Crowther, Paul

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            Paul Crowther argues that art can bridge the gap between philosophy's traditional striving for generality and completeness, and the concreteness and contingency of humanity's basic relation to the world. He proposes an ecological definition of art: by making sensible or imaginati...ve material into symbolic form, it harmonizes and conserves what is unique and what is general about human experience.
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            ISBN 9780198239963
            Released NZ 1 Jul 1993
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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            Art and Intention: A Philosophical Study
             

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

            By Livingston, Paisley

            • RRP: $214.99
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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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            Merit, Aesthetic and Ethical
             

            Merit, Aesthetic and Ethical (Hardback)

            By Eaton, Marcia Muelder

            • RRP: $254.99
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            To look good and to be good have traditionally been held to be two very different things. Philosophers have seen aesthetic and ethical values as fundamentally separate. This work introduces a notion of merit in which being good and looking good are integrated into one.

            ISBN 9780195140248
            Released NZ 1 Feb 2001
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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