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Published: 01 October 2018

240 Pages | 50 black & white illustrations

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9781784991258

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Aesthetic evaluation and film

First Edition

Andrew Klevan

Published by Manchester University Press

  • The first English-language book to provide an in-depth, holistic examination of evaluative aesthetics and criticism and how they apply to film
  • Explains the work of key philosophers and critics, including Kant, Wittgenstein, Monroe Beardsley, F. R. Leavis and V. F. Perkins
  • Combines the philosophy of criticism with the concerns of film criticism, rejuvenating and enhancing both fields
  • Essential reading for undergraduates and postgraduates of films studies and philosophical aesthetics

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