Aesthetics

Optimization Based Clearance of Flight Control Laws: A Civil

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Geometric patterns, floral patterns, arabesques, and abstract forms were common, as was calligraphy. And if he were instead the vanity, the desire for power, the ambitions, the fear, and the enraptured and terrified folly of mankind? (Nietzsche, 1890) Do not allow yourselves to be deceived: Great Minds are Skeptical. (Nietzsche, 1890) But what are the simple constituent parts of which reality is composed? - What are the simple constituent parts of a chair? - The bits of wood of which it is made?
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The Human Eros: Eco-ontology and the Aesthetics of Existence

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But how can some feelings be better or worse than others? Another concept, as important to the philosophy of art as "beauty," is that of the "sublime," elaborated upon in the twentieth century by the postmodern philosopher Jean-Francois Lyotard. Its representatives sought chiefly the oldest and best forms of art, and devoted themselves, not without eccentricities, to furniture and draperies. "Individualism" seeks salvation not in history, but in denial of the historical.
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Time and Form: Essays on Philosophy, Logic, Art, and

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Hermeneutists argue that the art produced by societies allows them to understand themselves — so that we have devastating judgements skulking in the wartime portraits of Hitler, and in scenes of a toiling but grateful Russian proletariat. Artists, as a group, rarely express any more interest in aesthetics than Barnett Newman did when he remarked that aesthetics is for artists what ornithology is for birds. It inspired the idea that important truths can be learned only through faith and God's influence, not by reason.
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The Search for the Beautiful Woman: A Cultural History of

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In addition, a teaching method, based on Aesthetic Realism, has been tested in New York City public schools. Philosophy (literally 'love of wisdom', from the Ancient Greek word φιλοσοφία (philosophía), which comes from φίλος (phílos) and σοφία (sophía), meaning friend/lover and wisdom respectively) is an academic discipline concerned with the most fundamental and general concepts and principles involved in thought, action, and reality.
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Sensorium: Aesthetics, Art, Life

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British Journal of Aesthetics 55 (4):449-464. Undercover Acolytes: Honganji, the Japanese Army, and Intelligence-Gathering Operations. It follows, for N., that "the poet is a poet only insofar as he sees himself surrounded by figures who live and act before him and into whose inmost nature he can see": i.e. the poet must be like the Bacchant in being inspired by Dionysus. Students seeking a PhD in the humanities will normally complete a minimum of 60 semester hours of course work beyond a master's degree or its equivalent, pass the Doctoral Qualifying Examination, demonstrate advanced proficiency in an approved foreign language, pass the Doctoral Field Examinations, submit a dissertation proposal, and complete and defend a dissertation.
Aesthetics

The Beautiful and the Sublime: An Analysis of These Emotions

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Grounding his argument firmly in the philosophy of John Dewey, Johnson creates a new vision of the aesthetics of human understanding that is supported by contemporary research from linguistics, psychology, and neuroscience on the embodied nature of human cognition. Thus, judgments of aesthetic value can become linked to judgments of economic, political, or moral value. [72] In a current context, one might judge a Lamborghini to be beautiful partly because it is desirable as a status symbol, or we might judge it to be repulsive partly because it signifies for us over-consumption and offends our political or moral values. [73] Aesthetic judgments can often be very fine-grained and internally contradictory.
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Key Concepts: A Guide to Aesthetics, Criticism and the Arts

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And if we can learn to value that activity, and find our own meaning in it, rather than looking for an external meaning in god or in nature, we can then love ourselves, and love life.” “Nietzsche's human being, noticing these same things about the world [that Schopenhauer did], is filled with Dionysian joy and pride in his own artistry. But some artistic values seem not to be kinds of beauty (though again one must reserve final judgment).
Aesthetics

Aesthetics in a Multicultural Age

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For smaller muscle groups like biceps and triceps, rest no longer than 30-40 seconds. There is an enjoying of enjoyment before any reflection…” xv And finally, sincerity is also the proper title for the reality of substances. Hare (1919 - 2002), that moral statements function as imperatives which are universalizable (i.e. applicable to everyone in similar circumstances) e.g. "Killing is wrong" really means "Do not kill!"
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Musical Meaning and Human Values

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But there are other types of theory which might, even more appropriately, be called “expression theories.” What an artist is personally expressing is the focus of self-expression theories of art, but more universal themes are often expressed by individuals, and art-historical theories see the artist as merely the channel for broader social concerns. Philosophy of Nursing Leadership I have worked in healthcare for over thirteen years both as new scare nurse and as an informal leader and as an appointed manager.
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Arts, Pedagogy and Cultural Resistance: New Materialisms

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Ch. 3 offers a new model of the perception and appreciation of pictures. The view of the artist as inspired revealer of ideal essences fits well with the spirit of Plato's Symposium, a dialogue full of speeches in praise of Love, in which Socrates gives a compelling picture of the ascent from sexual love, to the aesthetic appreciation of beautiful bodies, to the love of beautiful souls, and finally to the the contemplation of the ideal Form of Beauty itself.