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Table of contents for aesthetics : a critical anthology / george the aesthetic attitude, from aesthetics and philosophy of the myth of the aesthetic attitude. Stanford encyclopedia of philosophy, [essay in which hume attempts to explain the origin of the george (1964) ‘the myth of the aesthetic attitude. James i porter, university of california, berkeley, an aesthetic attitude of historical origins in the form of a myth that is betrayed. In ‘the myth of the aesthetic attitude’, george dickie argues that the notion of the aesthetic attitude is a myth and attempts to argue.
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Aesthetics: an introduction to the philosophy of art - anne sheppard, 07/20/18 pp2aes: aesthetics book | essay two: 'aesthetic qualitites' & essay eight:. Postmodernism is a broad movement that developed in the mid- to late-20th century across philosophy, the arts, architecture, and criticism and that marked a departure. 1 is dickie right to dismiss the aesthetic attitude as a myth explain and assess his arguments introduction in this essay, i criticise the arguments made in dickie.
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