Journals Higher Education



Published: 16 November 2011

224 Pages | 10 illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195304985

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Art, Self and Knowledge

Keith Lehrer

  • Shows that philosophy of art is a central area of philosophical concern connected with central issues of experience, consciousness, autonomy, rationality, intentionality, representation, consensus and knowledge.
  • Book web site (referenced in the text) shows all the images referred to in the text with brief quotes from the text.
  • Discusses social and political issues such as the relation of art to globalization, freedom and feminism.
  • Lehrer is a very well known philosopher, mainly known for work in epistemology, now working in aesthetics.