top_1_963_35.JPG
top_2_1.jpg top_2_2.jpg
 
 
  HOME   PUBLISH   DONATE   ABOUT   CONTACT   HELP   SEARCH  
 
   
The Problem of Free Harmony in Kant's Aesthetics
The Problem of Free Harmony in Kant's Aesthetics
Click on image to enlarge

Kenneth F. Rogerson - Author
Price: $45.00 
Hardcover - 144 pages
Release Date: November 2008
ISBN10: N/A
ISBN13: 978-0-7914-7625-3

Quantity:  
Price: $21.95 
Paperback - 144 pages
Release Date: July 2009
ISBN10: N/A
ISBN13: 978-0-7914-7626-0

Quantity:  
Available as a Google eBook
for other eReaders and tablet devices.
Click icon below...

Available as a Kindle Edition.
Click icon below...


Summary Read First Chapter image missing

A study of the first half of Kant’s Critique of Judgment.

In this book, Kenneth F. Rogerson explores the first half of Kant’s Critique of Judgment, entitled the “Critique of Aesthetic Judgment.” Rogerson provides an interpretation of arguably the most important issue in Kant’s aesthetic theory, namely, a free harmony of the imagination and understanding. He uses this interpretation to explore several other important issues in Kant’s aesthetic theory, including his distinction between art and natural beauty, the doctrine of aesthetic ideas, and the connection between beauty and morality.

“…an admirable example of analytic history of philosophy.” — H-Net Reviews

Kenneth F. Rogerson is Professor of Philosophy at Florida International University. He is the author of Kant’s Aesthetics: The Roles of Form and Expression and the editor of Introduction to Ethical Theory.


Bookmark and Share

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Note on Citations and Translations
Introduction

1. The Problem of Free Harmony

2. The Doctrine of Aesthetic Ideas

3. Natural and Artistic Beauty

4. Free Harmony and Aesthetic Pleasure

5. The Extensiveness of the Criterion of Beauty

6. Beauty, Free Harmony, and Moral Duty

Appendix: The Meaning of Universal Validity in Kant’s Aesthetics
Postscript: The Argument for Universal Validity
Notes
Index



Related Subjects
47596/47597(JFB/DF/MC)

Related Titles

The Ethical Challenge of Auschwitz and Hiroshima
The Ethical Challenge of Auschwitz and Hiroshima
Hegel's System of Ethical Life and First Philosophy of Spirit
Hegel's System of Ethical Life and First Philosophy of Spirit
The Phenomenology of Spirit Reader
The Phenomenology of Spirit Reader
Body/Self/Other
Body/Self/Other
Emplotting Virtue
Emplotting Virtue
Justice for All
Justice for All
The Dance of Person and Place
The Dance of Person and Place
Autonomy and Community
Autonomy and Community
The Cosmology of Freedom
The Cosmology of Freedom
History and System
History and System



 
bottom_1_963_35.jpg