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Module Reading List

Aesthetics and the Philosophy of Art, 2017/18, Semester 1
Dr. Victor Dura-Vila
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Reading List for PHIL 3322:

Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art Set Text

Steven M. Cahn and Aaron Meskin, Aesthetics : a comprehensive anthology (Blackwell, 2008).

Further online readings will be made available in the VLE. For information see the course readings list document.

Background and Supplementary Readings

Monroe Beardsley, Aesthetics from Classical Greece to the present : a short history (University of Alabama, 1975)

Noël Carroll, Philosophy of art : a contemporary introduction (Routledge, 1999)

Stephen Davies, The philosophy of art (Wiley-Blackwell, 2006).

George Dickie, Introduction to aesthetics : an analytic approach (Oxford, 1997)

Berys Gaut and Dominic Lopes (eds.), The Routledge Companion to Aesthetics (1st, 2nd or 3rd editions) (Routledge 2001, 2005, 2013)

Gordon Graham, Philosophy of The Arts: an Introduction (1st, 2nd or 3rd edition) (Routledge, 1997, 2000, 2005)

Michael Kelly (ed.), Encyclopedia of aesthetics vols. 1-4 (Oxford, 1998)

Matthew Kieran (ed.), Contemporary debates in aesthetics and the philosophy of art (Blackwell, 2005)

Peter Kivy (ed.), The Blackwell guide to aesthetics (Blackwell, 2004).

Peter Lamarque and Stein Haugom Olsen (eds.), Aesthetics and the philosophy of art : the analytic tradition : an anthology (Blackwell, 2004)

Jerrold Levinson (ed.), The Oxford handbook of aesthetics (Oxford, 2005)

Alex Neill and Aaron Ridley (eds.), Arguing About Art (1st, 2nd or 3rd edition) (Routledge 1995, 2002, 2008)

Robert Stecker, Aesthetics and the philosophy of art : an introduction (Rowman and Littlefield, 2005)

Wladyslaw Tatarkiewicz, History of Aesthetics , vols. I-III (Mouton, 1974) Dabney Townsend, An Introduction to Aesthetics (Blackwell, 1997)

Dabney Townsend, An introduction to aesthetics (Blackwell 2007)

This list was last updated on 26/09/2014