Nelson Goodman and the Case for a Kalological Aesthetics (Hardcover)

Nelson Goodman and the Case for a Kalological Aesthetics By T. J. Diffey (Foreword by), N. Gkogkas Cover Image

Nelson Goodman and the Case for a Kalological Aesthetics (Hardcover)

By T. J. Diffey (Foreword by), N. Gkogkas

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Based on Nelson Goodman's conception of language and of pragmatically inherited meaning, this book looks at the arts as systems of particular symbols. The author offers an approach to kalology as a metaphysical implication of symbological functioning.
T. J. DIFFEY is Emeritus Reader in Philosophy at the University of Sussex, UK. He has taught on aesthetics, ethics, utopias and dystopias, art and society. He was editor of the British Journal of Aesthetics, and he has served as a member of the editorial boards of various scholarly journals.
Product Details ISBN: 9780230573550
ISBN-10: 023057355X
Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan
Publication Date: July 31st, 2008
Pages: 163
Language: English