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By Owen Hulatt

ISBN-10: 1441196528

ISBN-13: 9781441196521

ISBN-10: 1474222935

ISBN-13: 9781474222938

even if artwork could be entirely independent has been time and again challenged within the smooth historical past of aesthetics. during this selection of specially-commissioned chapters, a staff of specialists talk about the level to which artwork should be defined simply when it comes to aesthetic different types.

masking examples from Philosophy, song and paintings heritage and drawing on continental and analytic assets, this quantity clarifies the connection among works of art and extra-aesthetic issues, together with historical, cultural or financial components. It offers a entire review of the question
of aesthetic autonomy, exploring its relevance to either philosophy and the comprehension of particular artistic endeavors themselves. via heavily interpreting how the production of artistic endeavors, and our decisions of those works of art, relate to society and heritage, Aesthetic and creative Autonomy presents an insightful and sustained dialogue of a tremendous query in aesthetic philosophy.

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