Philosophy: Aesthetics

  • The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms: Volume 1: Language book cover

    The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms

    Volume 1: Language

    By Ernst Cassirer

    Ernst Cassirer occupies a unique space in Twentieth century philosophy. A great liberal humanist, his astonishing oeuvre spans the history of philosophy, the philosophy of science, intellectual history, aesthetics, epistemology, the study of language and myth, and more. He anticipates the renewed…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms: Volume 2: Mythical Thought book cover

    The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms

    Volume 2: Mythical Thought

    By Ernst Cassirer

    Ernst Cassirer occupies a unique space in Twentieth century philosophy. A great liberal humanist, his astonishing oeuvre spans the history of philosophy, the philosophy of science, intellectual history, aesthetics, epistemology, the study of language and myth, and more. He anticipates the renewed…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms: Volume 3: The Phenomenology of Knowledge book cover

    The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms

    Volume 3: The Phenomenology of Knowledge

    By Ernst Cassirer

    Ernst Cassirer occupies a unique space in Twentieth century philosophy. A great liberal humanist, his astonishing oeuvre spans the history of philosophy, the philosophy of science, intellectual history, aesthetics, epistemology, the study of language and myth, and more. He anticipates the renewed…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms: Three Volume Set book cover

    The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms

    Three Volume Set

    By Ernst Cassirer

    Ernst Cassirer occupies a unique place in Twentieth century philosophy. A great liberal humanist, his oeuvre spans the history of philosophy, intellectual history, aesthetics, epistemology and the philosophy of culture. It anticipates the renewed interest in the origins of analytic and continental…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge

  • The Artist-Philosopher and New Philosophy book cover

    The Artist-Philosopher and New Philosophy

    By George Smith

    In The Artist-Philosopher and New Philosophy, Smith argues that philosophy has indeed come to what Heidegger described as "an end." That is hardly to say philosophy as such is over or soon to disappear; rather that its useful purpose as a medium of cultural change and as a generator of history has…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

  • The Aesthetics of Videogames book cover

    The Aesthetics of Videogames

    Edited by Jon Robson, Grant Tavinor

    This collection of essays is devoted to the philosophical examination of the aesthetics of videogames. Videogames represent one of the most significant developments in the modern popular arts, and it is a topic that is attracting much attention among philosophers of art and aestheticians. As a…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Aesthetics

  • Social Aesthetics and Moral Judgment: Pleasure, Reflection and Accountability book cover

    Social Aesthetics and Moral Judgment

    Pleasure, Reflection and Accountability

    Edited by Jennifer A. McMahon

    This edited collection sets forth a new understanding of aesthetic-moral judgment organized around three key concepts: pleasure, reflection and accountability. The overarching theme is that art is not merely a representation or expression like any other, but that it promotes shared moral…

    Hardback – 2018-05-15 
    Routledge

  • Supposition, Imagination, and Philosophy book cover

    Supposition, Imagination, and Philosophy

    By Margherita Arcangeli

    Supposition has been frequently invoked in many fields within philosophy, including aesthetics, metaphysics, philosophy of mind and ethics. However, there is a striking lack of consensus about the proper definition of supposition. What is supposition? Is supposition a sui generis type of mental…

    Hardback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Philosophy

  • Eighteenth-Century British Aesthetics book cover

    Eighteenth-Century British Aesthetics

    By Dabney Townsend

    In "Eighteenth Century British Aesthetics", editor Dabney Townsend has brought together the work of such well-known writers as John Dryden, Joshua Reynolds, David Hume, and Samuel Johnson with the more obscure works of aestheticians such as Uvedale Price, Daniel Webb, John Baillie, and James Harris…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge
    Foundations and Frontiers in Aesthetics Series

  • New Directions in Aesthetics, Creativity and the Arts book cover

    New Directions in Aesthetics, Creativity and the Arts

    By Paul Locher, Colin Martindale, Leonid Dorfman

    The contributing authors to this book, all pre-eminent scholars in their fields, present their current thinking about the processes that underlie creativity and aesthetic experience. They discuss established theory and research and provide creative speculation on future problems for inquiry and new…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Sea Log: Malabar to New York book cover

    Sea Log

    Malabar to New York

    By May Joseph

    Migrations by sea have transformed modern conceptions of mobility and belonging, disrupting notions of how to write about movement, memory, displaced histories. The ocean has always been the harbringer of strangers to new shores. Sea Log is a memory theater of repressive hauntings based on urban…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge
    Changing Mobilities

  • The Persistence of Taste: Art, Museums and Everyday Life After Bourdieu book cover

    The Persistence of Taste

    Art, Museums and Everyday Life After Bourdieu

    Edited by Malcolm Quinn, Dave Beech, Michael Lehnert, Carol Tulloch, Stephen Wilson

    This book offers an interdisciplinary analysis of taste in the wake of Pierre Bourdieu’s sociology of taste. It brings curators together with sociologists and art theorists and artists with design historians, art historians and cultural historians, with the common aim of developing rigorous and…

    Hardback – 2018-04-20 
    Routledge
    CRESC

3Series in Aesthetics

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