Emotion and the Arts

Emotion and the Arts

By: Sue Laver (author), Mette Hjort (author)Paperback

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This collection presents new essays on emotion and its relation to the arts contributed from fifteen leading aestheticians. The essays will consider such topics as the paradox of fiction, emotion in the pure and abstract arts, and the rationality and ethics of emotional responses to art. Among the contributors are such noted authors as Kendal Walton, Rom Harre, Robert Solomon, and Jerrold Levinson.

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About Author

Sue Laver is a Ph.D. Candidate, English Department, McGill University

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/06/1997
  • ISBN13: 9780195111057
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 320
  • ID: 9780195111057
  • weight: 464
  • ISBN10: 0195111052

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