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Published: 02 August 2018

192 Pages


ISBN: 9780190927929

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The Aesthetic Animal

Henrik Hogh-Olesen

  • Examines what drives the aesthetic impulse in humans
  • Illuminates what makes us decorate our surroundings and ourselves
  • Reveals why we paint, sing, dance, compose, and perform music
  • Argues that the aesthetic impulse is fundamental to human life

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