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The Resource Art and morality : essays in the spirit of George Santayana, Morris Grossman ; edited by Martin A. Coleman

Art and morality : essays in the spirit of George Santayana, Morris Grossman ; edited by Martin A. Coleman

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Art and morality : essays in the spirit of George Santayana
Title
Art and morality
Title remainder
essays in the spirit of George Santayana
Statement of responsibility
Morris Grossman ; edited by Martin A. Coleman
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Contributor
Author
Editor
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Language
eng
Summary
The guiding theme of these essays by aesthetician, musician, and Santayana scholar Morris Grossman is the importance of preserving the tension between what can be unified and what is disorganized, random, and miscellaneous. Grossman described this as the tension between art and morality: Art arrests a sense of change and yields moments of unguarded enjoyment and peace; but soon, shifting circumstances compel evaluation, decision, and action. According to Grossman, the best art preserves the tension between the aesthetic consummation of experience and the press of morality understood as the bus
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Cataloging source
E7B
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1922-2012
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Grossman, Morris
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Coleman, Martin A.
Series statement
American Philosophy
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  • Santayana, George
  • Art and morals
  • ART
  • ART
  • Art and morals
  • Ästhetik
  • Ethik
  • Art
  • Morals
Label
Art and morality : essays in the spirit of George Santayana, Morris Grossman ; edited by Martin A. Coleman
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Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Editor's Preface; Introduction; PART I. ART AND MORALITY; 1 Art and Morality: On the Ambiguity of a Distinction; 2 Morality Bound and Unbound: Some Parameters of Literary Art; 3 Music, Modulation, and Metaphor; 4 Performance and Obligation: Musical Variations on Art and Morality; 5 A Mozartian Recognition Scene; 6 A Note on Economy and Art; 7 An Aesthetic Glance at the Constitution: Style, Intention, Performance; 8 Human Rights and Artistic Appreciations; PART II. ARTISTIC PHILOSOPHERS AND PHILOSOPHICAL ARTISTS; 9 Interpreting Peirce
  • 10 On Ruf's The Creation of Chaos: William James and the Stylistic Making of a Disorderly World11 How Sartre Must Be Read: An Examination of a Philosophic Method; 12 On Beardsley's "An Aesthetic Definition of Art"; 13 Lessing as Philosophical Dramatist: On Nathan the Wise; 14 Lewis Carroll: Pedophile and/or Platonist?; 15 Art and Death: A Sermon in the Form of an Essay; 16 Brancusi: Some Changing and Changeless Perspectives; PART III. SANTAYANA; 17 Drama and Dialectic: Ways of Philosophizing; 18 Ontology and Morality: Santayana on the "Really Real"; 19 Spirited Spirituality
  • 20 Interpreting Interpretations21 Santayana's Aesthetics; 22 Santayana's The Last Puritan; 23 Santayana in California: The Environment, Transcendentalism, and Nature; 24 Ultimate Santayana; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; P; R; S; T; W; Y; Z
Control code
ocn878145545
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unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (334 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823257225
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
40023885249
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727824
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)878145545
Label
Art and morality : essays in the spirit of George Santayana, Morris Grossman ; edited by Martin A. Coleman
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Editor's Preface; Introduction; PART I. ART AND MORALITY; 1 Art and Morality: On the Ambiguity of a Distinction; 2 Morality Bound and Unbound: Some Parameters of Literary Art; 3 Music, Modulation, and Metaphor; 4 Performance and Obligation: Musical Variations on Art and Morality; 5 A Mozartian Recognition Scene; 6 A Note on Economy and Art; 7 An Aesthetic Glance at the Constitution: Style, Intention, Performance; 8 Human Rights and Artistic Appreciations; PART II. ARTISTIC PHILOSOPHERS AND PHILOSOPHICAL ARTISTS; 9 Interpreting Peirce
  • 10 On Ruf's The Creation of Chaos: William James and the Stylistic Making of a Disorderly World11 How Sartre Must Be Read: An Examination of a Philosophic Method; 12 On Beardsley's "An Aesthetic Definition of Art"; 13 Lessing as Philosophical Dramatist: On Nathan the Wise; 14 Lewis Carroll: Pedophile and/or Platonist?; 15 Art and Death: A Sermon in the Form of an Essay; 16 Brancusi: Some Changing and Changeless Perspectives; PART III. SANTAYANA; 17 Drama and Dialectic: Ways of Philosophizing; 18 Ontology and Morality: Santayana on the "Really Real"; 19 Spirited Spirituality
  • 20 Interpreting Interpretations21 Santayana's Aesthetics; 22 Santayana's The Last Puritan; 23 Santayana in California: The Environment, Transcendentalism, and Nature; 24 Ultimate Santayana; Notes; Index; A; B; C; D; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; P; R; S; T; W; Y; Z
Control code
ocn878145545
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (334 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823257225
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
40023885249
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
727824
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)878145545

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