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Author: Matthew Kieran, Dominic McIver Lopes
Editor: Matthew Kieran, Dominic McIver Lopes
Title: Knowing Art Essays in Aesthetics and Epistemology
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN/ISSN: 9781402052651
Edition: 1
Price: CHF 73.90
Publication date: 01/01/2007
Content
Category: Kunst/Grafik/Fotografie
Language: English
Technical Data
Pages: 167
Kopierschutz: DRM
Geräte: PC/MAC/eReader/Tablet
Formate: PDF
Table of contents

Artworks potentially convey two kinds of knowledge: knowledge of art itself as well as general empirical knowledge, especially knowledge of human psychology. This book collects ten essays written by leading philosophers who distill and build upon recent work at the intersection of aesthetics and epistemology. The volume also explores the challenges that art poses for theories of knowledge as well as the challenges that artistic knowledge poses to traditional views about art.