Maynard Patrick Books
Books di Maynard Patrick
Maynard Patrick (EDT)
Feagin Susan L. (EDT)
edizioni Oxford Univ Pr on Demand collana Oxford Univ Pr on Demand (Paperback) , 1998
Can we ever claim to understand a work of art or be objective about it? Why have cultures thought it important to separate out a group of objects and call them art? What does aesthetics contribute to our understanding of the natural landscape? Are the concepts of art and the aesthetic elitist? Addressing these...
edizioni Cornell Univ Pr collana Cornell Univ Pr (Paperback)
"If our procedure is to work steadily in the direction of drawing as fine art, rather than (as we so often find) beginning from examples of such art, where shall we begin? One attractive possibility is to begin at the beginning—not the beginning in prehistory, which is already wonderful art, but with our personal beginnings...
The Engine of Visualization
edizioni Cornell Univ Pr collana (Paperback)
"An extremely fascinating study, packed with insights and illumination and astute observation. It is first-rate philosophy—clearheaded, imaginative, sophisticated, and resourceful. And in its historical and technological dimensions, it connects with the 'real world' in ways that are rare in philosophical studies."—Kendall...