By Kai Hammermeister

ISBN-10: 0521780659

ISBN-13: 9780521780650

ISBN-10: 0521785545

ISBN-13: 9780521785549

This e-book, first released in 2002, is a scientific severe evaluate of German aesthetics from 1750 to the current. It starts with the paintings of Baumgarten and covers all of the significant writers on German aesthetics that persist with, together with Kant, Schiller, Schelling, Hegel, Nietzsche, Heidegger, Gadamer and Adorno. The e-book deals a transparent and non-technical exposition of rules, putting those in a much broader philosophical context the place worthy. Such is the significance of German aesthetics that the marketplace for this booklet will expand a long way past the area of philosophy to such fields as literary stories, tremendous artwork and music.

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