Course Detail

AESTHETICS

Subject: PHIL

Catalog Number: 245

Registration Number: 6680

Description:
Survey of aesthetic theories that engages issues such as definition of art, relationship between art and truth, role of expression, nature of aesthetic experience, artistic creation, relevance of beauty, autonomy of art, women and art, and non-Western conceptions of art. Selections from classical and contemporary aestheticians may include figures such as Plato, Kant, Hume, Nietzsche, Danto, Dewey, Margolis, Weitz, besides others. Offered in alternate years. 4 credits. (UQ or CS)

Instructor: Jesus Ilundain
Is consent of Instructor Required? No



Course Type: LEC
Location: DAYH 109
Time: 1:05PM- 2:45PM  MW