Philosophy: Aesthetics

  • The Aesthetics, Poetics, and Rhetoric of Soccer book cover

    The Aesthetics, Poetics, and Rhetoric of Soccer

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ridvan Askin, Catherine Diederich, Aline Bieri

    Soccer has long been known as 'the beautiful game'. This multi-disciplinary volume explores soccer, soccer culture, and the representation of soccer in art, film, and literature, using the critical tools of aesthetics, poetics, and rhetoric. Including international contributions from scholars of…

    Paperback – 2019-11-29 

  • Aesthetics, Imagination and the Unity of Experience book cover

    Aesthetics, Imagination and the Unity of Experience

    1st Edition

    By R.K. Elliott, edited by Paul Crowther

    This is the first book to gather together R. K. Elliott's important essays on aesthetics. These essays put forward a number of common themes that together constitute a unified approach to aesthetics. A theory of imagination is developed and ideas concerning the practice of art criticism are…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 

  • Introduction to Philosophy: A Handbook for Students of Psychology, Logic, Ethics, Aesthetics and General Philosophy book cover

    Introduction to Philosophy

    A Handbook for Students of Psychology, Logic, Ethics, Aesthetics and General Philosophy, 1st Edition

    By Oswald Külpe

    First published in 1927, this translation of Kulpe’s ‘Einleitung in die Philosophie’, 1895, covered psychology, logic, ethics, esthetics and general philosophy. The author adopted a uniform approach of positivity, interest and impartiality, aiming his work at a wider public than students of…

    Paperback – 2020-01-01 
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Roots of Metaphor: A Multidisciplinary Study in Aesthetics book cover

    The Roots of Metaphor

    A Multidisciplinary Study in Aesthetics, 1st Edition

    By Norman Kreitman

    First published in 1999, this study begins with a review of basic biological functions, stressing the importance to the organism of various kinds of information. The 'biology of information' must consider how the brain reacts to new, as contrasted with expected, inputs; these differences are…

    Paperback – 2020-02-01 
    Routledge Revivals

  • Empathy book cover


    1st Edition

    By Heidi Maibom

    Empathy is one of the most talked about and widely studied concepts of recent years. Some argue it can help create a more just society, improve medical care and even avert global catastrophe. Others object that it is morally problematic. Who is right? And what is empathy anyway? Is it a way of…

    Paperback – 2020-02-24 
    New Problems of Philosophy

  • Architecture and Sacrament: A Critical Theory book cover

    Architecture and Sacrament

    A Critical Theory, 1st Edition

    By David Wang

    David Wang’s Architecture and Sacrament considers architectural theory from a Christian theological perspective, specifically, the analogy of being (analogia entis). The book tracks social and cultural reasons why the theological literature tends to be separate from contemporary architecture theory…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 

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