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Title The Continental aesthetics reader / edited by Clive Cazeaux.

Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections Reitz  111.85 C767 2000    ---  Lib Use Only
Description xvii, 618 pages ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 598-610) and index.
Contents Nineteenth-century German aesthetics. Introduction ; Extracts from 'Analytic of aesthetic judgment' and 'Dialectic of aesthetic judgment', Critique of judgment / Immanuel Kant ; Extracts from Aesthetics : lectures on fine art / G.W.F. Hegel ; On truth and lie in an extra-moral sense / Friedrich Nietzsche -- Phenomenology and hermeneutics. Introduction ; The origin of the work of art / Martin Heidegger ; What is writing? / Jean-Paul Sartre ; Reality and its shadow / Emmanuel Levinas ; The world of the aesthetic object / Mikel Dufrenne ; The dialectics of outside and inside / Gaston Bachelard ; The intertwining -- The chiasm / Maurice Merleau-Ponty ; Aesthetics and hermeneutics / Hans-Georg Gadamer ; The death of decline of art / Gianni Vattimo -- Marxism and critical theory. Introduction ; Private property and communism / Karl Marx ; Specific particularity as the central category of aesthetics / Georg Lukács ; Extracts from Minima moralia : reflections from damaged life / Theodor W. Adorno ; Nature and revolution / Herbert Marcuse ; Modernity versus postmodernity / Jürgen Habermas ; Extract from 'Questions and counterquestions' / Jürgen Habermas ; Postmodernism and consumer society / Fredric Jameson -- Modernism. Introduction ; Value and money / Georg Simmel ; The work of art in the age of mechanical reproduction / Walter Benjamin ; The original experience / Maurice Blanchot ; Artistic illusion as visible anticipatory illumination / Ernst Bloch -- Poststructuralism and postmodernism. Introduction ; Sanctity, eroticism and solitude / Georges Bataille ; The plates of the Encyclopedia / Roland Barthes ; Las meninas / Michel Foucault ; The parergon / Jacques Derrida ; The resistance to theory / Paul De Man ; The evil demon of images / Jean Baudrillard ; The sublime and the avant-garde / Jean-François Lyotard ; Percept, affect, and concept / Gilles Deleuze and Félix Guattari -- Psychoanalysis and feminism. Introduction ; The unconscious / Sigmund Freud ; Of the gaze as objet petit a / Jacques Lacan ; Approaching abjection / Julia Kristeva ; The invisible of the flesh : a reading of Merleau-Ponty, 'The intertwining -- The chiasm' / Luce Irigaray ; The last painting or the portrait of God / Hélène Cixous.
Summary Clive Cazeaux presents a comprehensive anthology of classic writings from the major figures in continental thought. Divided into six sections, each one is clearly placed in its historical and philosophical context.
Subject Aesthetics, Modern -- 20th century.
Aesthetics, Modern -- 19th century.
Philosophy, European.
Aesthetics, Modern. (OCoLC)fst00798800
Philosophy, European. (OCoLC)fst01060954
Chronological Term 1800-1999
Added Author Cazeaux, Clive.
ISBN 0415200539
0415200547 (pbk.)
9780415200547 (pbk.)

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