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By Guttorm Fløistad (auth.), Guttorm Fløistad (eds.)

The current quantity is a continuation of the sequence Contemporary Philosophy (International Institute of Philosophy). As with the sooner volumes within the sequence, the current chronicles purport to provide a survey of vital tendencies in modern philosophy.

This quantity on Aesthetics, containing nineteen surveys, exhibits the range of methods to Aesthetics in quite a few cultures. The shut connection among aesthetics and faith and among aesthetics and ethics is emphasised in numerous contributions.

The chronicles are more often than not written in English, French and German. within the current quantity ten surveys are written in English, 8 in French and one in German. The bibliographical references, with a few exceptions, stick to the development brought in past volumes. The bibliographies themselves frequently stick with on the finish of every chronicle prepared in alphabetical order. The bibliographies are chosen and organized by way of the authors themselves.

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