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The Resource Aesthetics and modernity : essays, by Agnes Heller ; edited by John Rundell, (electronic book)

Aesthetics and modernity : essays, by Agnes Heller ; edited by John Rundell, (electronic book)

Label
Aesthetics and modernity : essays
Title
Aesthetics and modernity
Title remainder
essays
Statement of responsibility
by Agnes Heller ; edited by John Rundell
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Aesthetics and Modernity brings together Agnes Heller's most recent essays around the topics of aesthetic genres such as painting, music, literature and comedy, aesthetic reception, and embodiment. The essays draw on Heller's deep appreciation of aesthetics in all its forms from the classical to the Renaissance and the contemporary periods. Heller's recent work on aesthetics explores the complex and fraught status of artworks within the context of the history of modernity. For Heller, not only doesthe relation between aesthetics and modernity have to be looked at anew, but also the way in whic
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Heller, Ágnes
Dewey number
111/.85
Index
index present
LC call number
BH39
LC item number
.H445 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Rundell, John F
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aesthetics
  • Postmodernism
Label
Aesthetics and modernity : essays, by Agnes Heller ; edited by John Rundell, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Agnes Heller: modernity, aesthetics and the human condition, an interpretative essay / John Rundell -- What went wrong with the concept of the beautiful? -- Autonomy of art or the dignity of the artwork -- The role of emotions in the reception of artworks -- Joke culture and transformations of the public sphere -- The contemporary historical novel -- The metaphysics of embodiment in the western tradition -- European master-narratives about freedom -- The three logics of modernity and the double bind of the modern imagination -- The absolute stranger: Shakespeare and the drama of failed assimilation -- The gods of Greece : Germans and Greeks -- Self representation and the representation of the other -- Where are we at home?
Control code
ebr10444478
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 233 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780739141335
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Aesthetics and modernity : essays, by Agnes Heller ; edited by John Rundell, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Agnes Heller: modernity, aesthetics and the human condition, an interpretative essay / John Rundell -- What went wrong with the concept of the beautiful? -- Autonomy of art or the dignity of the artwork -- The role of emotions in the reception of artworks -- Joke culture and transformations of the public sphere -- The contemporary historical novel -- The metaphysics of embodiment in the western tradition -- European master-narratives about freedom -- The three logics of modernity and the double bind of the modern imagination -- The absolute stranger: Shakespeare and the drama of failed assimilation -- The gods of Greece : Germans and Greeks -- Self representation and the representation of the other -- Where are we at home?
Control code
ebr10444478
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 233 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780739141335
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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