The aesthetic object critical studies by Michael H. Mitias

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Published by University Press of America in Washington .

Written in English

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  • Object (Aesthetics)

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StatementMichael H. Mitias.
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LC ClassificationsBH301.O24 M57
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 121 p. ;
Number of Pages121
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Open LibraryOL4754669M
ISBN 100819102865
LC Control Number78100530
OCLC/WorldCa3915367

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The term aesthetic object, however, is ambiguous, and, depending on its interpretation, may suggest two separate programs of philosophical aesthetics. Other articles where Aesthetic object is discussed: aesthetics: Three approaches to aesthetics: The philosophical study of the aesthetic object.

This approach reflects the view that the problems of aesthetics exist primarily because the world contains a special class of objects toward which we react selectively and which we describe in aesthetic terms. This book explores the aesthetics of the objects and environments we encounter in daily life.

Thomas Leddy stresses the close relationship between everyday aesthetics and the aesthetics of art, but places special emphasis on neglected aesthetic terms such as ‘neat,’ ‘messy,’ ‘pretty,’ ‘lovely,’ ‘cute,’ and ‘pleasant.’Cited by: It is not only a very interesting treatise on the aesthetics of ruins (and the only serious, extensive one I know of) but also is just a beautiful object, a beautiful book-as-book.

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There is a way in which aesthetics is considered soft and not a proper domain of inquiry for a neuroscientist. A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library Library of Congress Cataloging in Publication Data Graham, Gordon, July 15– Philosophy of the arts: an introduction to aesthetics/Gordon Graham.—3rd ed.

Includes bibliographical references and index. Aesthetics. Title. BHG67 ′—dc Picturebooks have an important place in every primary classroom, and teachers use them in various ways to help children develop skills in reading and writing.

This article provides a brief introduction for teachers who want to explore other ways of studying picturebooks: ways that enhance children’s visual literacy. Picturebooks are unified artistic wholes in which text and pictures, covers. Aesthetics examines our affective domain response to an object or phenomenon.

Judgments of aesthetic value rely on our ability to discriminate at a sensory level. However, aesthetic judgments usually go beyond sensory discrimination. For David Hume, delicacy of taste is not merely "the ability to detect all the ingredients in a composition", but also our sensitivity "to pains as well as.

Abstract. Ingarden’s philosophical aesthetics rests on two basic distinctions. The one is that between the work of art and its physical foundation; the other is that between the work of art and the aesthetic object.

Aesthetic concepts are the concepts associated with the terms that pick out aesthetic properties referred to in descriptions and evaluations of experiences involving artistic and aesthetic objects and events. The questions (epistemological, psychological, logical and metaphysical) that have been raised about these properties are analogous to.

The Phenomenology of Aesthetic Experience (Fr. Phénoménologie de l'expérience esthétique) was first published in In the first of four parts, Dufrenne distinguishes the "aesthetic object" from the "work of art." In the second, he elucidates types of works of art, especially music and painting.

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This book proposes that aesthetics begin not with concepts of being or semblance, but with a concept of appearing. Appearing bespeaks of the reality that all aesthetic objects share, however different they may otherwise be.

For Martin Seel, appearing plays its part everywhere in the aesthetic realm, in all aesthetic activity. In his book, Seel examines the existential and cultural meaning of. The book is primarily a phenomenology of the aesthetic object (part I) and the aesthetic perception (part III), not primarily an structural analysis of the work of art (part II).

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The Makunouchi Bento, or traditional Japanese lunchbox, is a highly lacquered wooden box divided into quadrants, each of which contains different delicacies.

It is also one of the most familiar images of Japan's domestic. Aesthetics - Aesthetics - The ontology of art: One such problem is that of the ontological status of the work of art. Suppose that sitting on a desk before A is David Copperfield.

Is David Copperfield therefore identical with this book that A can touch and see. Certainly not, for another David Copperfield lies on B’s desk, and a single work of art cannot be identical with two distinct. aesthetic meaning: 1.

relating to the enjoyment or study of beauty: 2. An aesthetic object or a work of art is one. Learn more. The book addresses how museum professionals can facilitate the aesthetic experience. The physical environment should focus attention on the art itself, free from distractions. “Another condition basic to the aesthetic experience is the amount Reviews: 8.

The Phenomenology of Aesthetic Experience (Fr. Phénoménologie de l'expérience esthétique) was first published in In the first of four parts, Dufrenne distinguishes the "aesthetic object" from the "work of art." In the second, he elucidates types of works of art, especially music and painting.

The arts, modes of expression that use skill or imagination in the creation of aesthetic objects, environments, or experiences that can be shared with others. Traditional categories within the arts include literature (including poetry, drama, story, and so on), the visual arts (painting, drawing.

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Introduction. Aesthetics is the branch of philosophy devoted to conceptual and theoretical inquiry into art and aesthetic experience. In this chapter I offer first an outline of the structure of philosophical aesthetics as a whole, and then a selective sketch of the development of Anglo-American aesthetics over the past fifty years, focusing on five central topics: the concept of the.

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Tactics include "enhancing attunement," "translating emotional reactions," "articulating aesthetic ideals," and "curating inputs and ideals.". Since the appearance in of Benedetto Croce's L'estetica come scienza dell' espressione e linguistica generale, the problem of the ontology of the work of art or aesthetic object - what kind of.

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story books. Kindle ()[33] points out that learning does not commence until a child is able to attach some meaning to the kind of images and objects they see. The concession of most researchers is that aesthetics are powerful learning materials at preschool age (Kim, )[34].

Three aesthetic abilities that include exploration and. Subjecting design to as rigorous a treatment as any other aesthetic object exposes it to three main challenges that form the core of this book.

First, design must be distinguished from art and craft as a unique kind of object meriting separate philosophical attention, and is here defined in part by its functional qualities. The relationship between contextual information and object perception has received considerable attention in neuroimaging studies.

In the work reported here, we used functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to investigate the relationship between aesthetic judgment and images of objects in their normal contextual setting versus images of objects in abnormal contextual settings and the.

Clive Bell () was a British art critic and philosopher of art who defended abstract art. Bell's aesthetic theory was focused on aesthetic experience.

He claimed (in his book Art, ) that there is a certain uniquely aesthetic emotion, and that aesthetic qualites are the qualities in an object that evoke this emotion. In the visual.

A book aesthetic is a group of pictures/photos that relate to a story or even possibly tell the story. Basically, this collage of pictures represents the aesthetic of the story you are trying to tell.

But it doesn’t have to be about the entire story. You could do a collection of aesthetics, each representing a character in your story. In The Aesthetics of Murder, Joel Black explores the sometimes gruesome interplay between life and art, between actual violence and images of violence in a variety of literary texts, paintings, and than exclude murder from critical consideration by dismissing it as a crime, Black urges us to ponder the killer's artistic role -- and.

The zany, the cute, and the interesting saturate postmodern culture, dominating the look of its art and commodities as well as our ways of speaking about the ambivalent feelings these objects often inspire. In this radiant study, Ngai offers an aesthetic theory for the hypercommodified, mass-mediated, performance-driven world of late capitalism.

Imagination is a central formative power behind the creation and the life of design objects; aesthetics describes the sensual, conceptual, and contextual codes through which design objects communicate; the concept of the possible—the enabling of new uses, conceptions, and perceptions—lies behind imagination and aesthetics.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Mitias, Michael H. Aesthetic object. Washington: University Press of America, © (OCoLC) Recent calls for a return to aesthetics occur precisely at a moment when it is increasingly evident that nothing concerning aesthetics is self-evident anymore.

Determined to recover the value of aesthetic experience for artistic, cultural, and social analysis, the contributors to this volume--prominent scholars in literature, philosophy, art history, architecture, history, and anthropology.

In order to meet these objectives, and to provide a means for distinguishing between aesthetic and non-aesthetic uses of terminology, Leddy develops his central conception of 'aura', asserting that 'an aesthetic property is one in which the aesthetic object takes on "aura" within experience' ().The book draws on the genre's connection to modernity, cinema, magic, and technique, and it develops a textured reading of Latin American cinema and its discourses on labor.

With examples ranging from slapstick to process manuals and art cinema, the book is impressive in its historical and contextual depth and textual deftness. Aesthetic intelligence is a way to understand beauty.

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