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The Resource The art instinct : beauty, pleasure, & human evolution, Denis Dutton

The art instinct : beauty, pleasure, & human evolution, Denis Dutton

Label
The art instinct : beauty, pleasure, & human evolution
Title
The art instinct
Title remainder
beauty, pleasure, & human evolution
Statement of responsibility
Denis Dutton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dutton, Denis
Dewey number
  • 701/.17
  • 701.15
Index
index present
LC call number
N71
LC item number
.D84 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Instinct
  • Art
  • Aesthetics
Label
The art instinct : beauty, pleasure, & human evolution, Denis Dutton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-268) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Landscape and longing -- Art and human nature -- What is art? -- "But they don't have our concept of art" -- Art and natural selection -- The uses of fiction -- Art and human self-domestication -- Intention, forgery, Dada : three aesthetic problems -- The contingency of aesthetic values -- Greatness in the arts
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
278 p.
Isbn
9781596914018
Lccn
2008-28304
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm179789556
  • 4387-17060
  • (OCoLC)179789556
  • (OUa)vtls000722267
  • (OCoLC)ocn179789556
Label
The art instinct : beauty, pleasure, & human evolution, Denis Dutton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-268) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Landscape and longing -- Art and human nature -- What is art? -- "But they don't have our concept of art" -- Art and natural selection -- The uses of fiction -- Art and human self-domestication -- Intention, forgery, Dada : three aesthetic problems -- The contingency of aesthetic values -- Greatness in the arts
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
278 p.
Isbn
9781596914018
Lccn
2008-28304
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm179789556
  • 4387-17060
  • (OCoLC)179789556
  • (OUa)vtls000722267
  • (OCoLC)ocn179789556

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