Calliope's Sisters: A Comparative Study of Philosophies of Art

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Prentice Hall, 1990 - Philosophy - 320 pages
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This book looks at the visual and performing arts of the world's societies, examining such issues as the origin of art, the ultimate nature of art, and the theoretical basis of art's role in human affairs. Anderson focuses on ten diverse societies, noting the similarities and differences found in these and other traditional aesthetic systems.

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Contents

PART
11
Do the San Have Art?
21
Art as Transformer
34
Copyright

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