Marvelous Images: On Values and the Arts

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The twelve essays by Kendall Walton in this volume address a broad range of theoretical issues concerning the arts. Many of them apply to the arts generally-to literature, theater, film, music, and the visual arts-but several focus primarily on pictorial representation or photography. In "'How Marvelous!': Toward a Theory of Aesthetic Value" Walton introduces an innovative account of aesthetic value, and in this and other essays he explores relations between aesthetic value and values of other kinds, especially moral values ...

Marvelous Images: On Values and the Arts 2008, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780195177954

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Marvelous Images: On Values and the Arts 2008, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

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