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Hegel and Aesthetics (Suny Series in Hegelian Studies) by Colo.) Hegel Society of America Meeting 1996 (Keystone

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Published by State University of New York Press .
Written in English


  • Western philosophy,
  • History & Surveys - 19th Century,
  • Esthetics,
  • Philosophy Of The 19th Century,
  • Philosophy,
  • History & Surveys - Modern,
  • Aesthetics,
  • 1770-1831,
  • Hegel, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich,
  • Hegel, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich,

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Edition Notes

ContributionsWilliam Maker (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9537055M
ISBN 100791445518
ISBN 109780791445518

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Hegel first distinguishes between ordinary Aesthetics and his notion of Fine Art, that is, Human Creativity. Nature can be Aesthetic, but only Humans create Fine Art, and it is Fine Art that Hegel wishes to explore in this masterpiece.4/5(6).   SUNY Press, - Philosophy - pages 0 Reviews Hegel's Lectures on Aesthetics present a systematic and historical overview of the nature and development of art . Hegel's Lectures on Aesthetics present a systematic and historical overview of the nature and development of art in light of its meaning and philosophical significance. This book considers Hegel's aesthetics from a variety of perspectives.   Offers the first comprehensive book in English on Hegel's philosophy of art in thirty years Gives a new, controversial interpretation of Hegel's notorious "end of art" thesis Advances a new theory about the importance of Hegel's discussion of individual arts, including architecture.

Hegel's Aesthetics further situates his arguments in the intense philosophizing about art among his contemporaries, including Kant, Lessing, Herder, Schelling, and the Schlegel brothers. Lydia L. Moland, Hegel's Aesthetics: The Art of Idealism, Oxford University Press, , pp., $ (hbk), ISBN Reviewed by William Desmond, Villanova University This very welcome book opens with the reminder that Hegel has been credited with being both the father of art history and the prophet of art's end. Although systematic, Hegel's aesthetics is not self-contained, and it solidly depends upon the presuppositions of his idealistic outlook. Recommend this book Email your librarian or administrator to recommend adding this book to your organisation's by: 4.   Hegel, as was noted, had, like Greenberg, a strict notion of what comprised “art” and it was high art or what the art critic termed “significant’ art. The problem is that what Hegel created was a theory of art and aesthetic that defined art, but what Wölfflin was writing was a .

HEGEL's lectures on Aesthetics have long been regarded as the most attractive of all the lectures which were published after his death, mainly from transcripts made by members of his audience. Their great strength and interest lies not in their main philo­ sophical and . Hegel and Aesthetics - Ebook written by William Maker. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes Author: William Maker. Hegel and the "Disintegration of Art" Zhu Liyuan Ever since the publication of Hegel's Philosophy of Fine Art many readers, it appears, have misunderstood his theory of the "disintegration of art." Benedetto Croce, for instance, interpreted Hegel as declaring that art works no longer really existed and that all future art was to be either mere. Aesthetics: Volume 2 by G. W. F. Hegel In his Aesthetics Hegel gives full expression to his seminal theory of art. He surveys the history of art from ancient India, Egypt, and Greece through to the Romantic movement of his own time, criticizes major works, and probes their meaning and significance; his rich array of examples gives broad scope for his judgement and makes vivid his exposition of his theory.