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The Resource Homo aestheticus : where art comes from and why, Ellen Dissanayake

Homo aestheticus : where art comes from and why, Ellen Dissanayake

Label
Homo aestheticus : where art comes from and why
Title
Homo aestheticus
Title remainder
where art comes from and why
Statement of responsibility
Ellen Dissanayake
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dissanayake, Ellen
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aesthetics
  • ART
  • Aesthetics
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology / Cultural
Label
Homo aestheticus : where art comes from and why, Ellen Dissanayake
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Free Press ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, ©1992
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-271) and indexes
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; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface to the 1995 Edition; Preface to the Original Edition; Acknowledgments; 1. Introduction: Why Species-Centrism?; 2. Biology and Art: The Implications of Feeling Good; 3. The Core of Art: Making Special; 4. Dromena, or ""Things Done"": Reconciling Culture and Nature; 5. The Arts as Means of Enhancement; 6. ""Empathy Theory"" Reconsidered: The Psychobiology of Aesthetic Responses; 7. Does Writing Erase Art?; Notes; References; Index of Names; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; V; W; Y; Z; Index of Subjects; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H
  • IJ; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Credits
Control code
ocm45731080
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st University of Washington Press ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780295980539
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvct343m
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)45731080
Label
Homo aestheticus : where art comes from and why, Ellen Dissanayake
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Free Press ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, ©1992
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-271) and indexes
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; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface to the 1995 Edition; Preface to the Original Edition; Acknowledgments; 1. Introduction: Why Species-Centrism?; 2. Biology and Art: The Implications of Feeling Good; 3. The Core of Art: Making Special; 4. Dromena, or ""Things Done"": Reconciling Culture and Nature; 5. The Arts as Means of Enhancement; 6. ""Empathy Theory"" Reconsidered: The Psychobiology of Aesthetic Responses; 7. Does Writing Erase Art?; Notes; References; Index of Names; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; V; W; Y; Z; Index of Subjects; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H
  • IJ; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Credits
Control code
ocm45731080
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st University of Washington Press ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780295980539
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctvct343m
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)45731080

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