By Henning Tegtmeyer

ISBN-10: 3110204622

ISBN-13: 9783110204629

artwork and philosophy are primary modes of expression of human self-consciousness. What differentiates and what connects them? in basic terms philosophy can resolution this query. The query is either a basic query of philosophy in addition to a query of the importance of paintings for human self-understanding. All kinds of artwork are to be thought of. ultimately, philosophical contemplation of artwork results in a attention of the relationship among fact and beauty.

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