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The philosophy and politics of aesthetic experience : German romanticism and critical theory / Nathan Ross.

Author/Creator:
Ross, Nathan author.
Publication:
Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan, [2017]
Format/Description:
Book
xv, 253 pages ; 22 cm.
Series:
Political philosophy and public purpose.
Political philosophy and public purpose
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Subjects:
Romanticism -- Germany.
Aesthetics, German -- 19th century.
Aesthetics, German -- 20th century.
Critical theory.
Contents:
Introduction
Aesthetic semblance and play as responses to the disfigurement of human social existence in Schiller's Aesthetic education
Aesthetic experience at the limits of thought in Hölderlin's New letters on aesthetic education
The endless pursuit of universal sense in Friedrich Schlegel's political and aesthetic thought
Walter Benjamin's philosophy of critical experience: from the romantic artwork to the disillusioning of mimesis
Aesthetic truth as the mimesis of false consciousness in Adorno's Aesthetic theory
Conclusion: the Benjamin-Adorno debate on the nature of aesthetic experience.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
3319523031
9783319523033
OCLC:
966592708