Philosophy and the Arts

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University of Notre Dame Press, 1991 - Art - 450 pages

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Contents

James Joyce and Humpty Dumpty Donald Davidson
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What Metaphors Do Not Mean Josef Stern
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The Psychology of Aristotelian Tragedy Am6lie Oksenberg Rorty
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Howard K. Wettstein is Professor of Philosophy, and Director of the University Honors Program at the University of California, Riverside. He holds a B.A. degree in Philosophy from Yeshiva College, an M.A. and a Ph.D. from the City University of New York. Wettstein has published two books, "The Magic Prism: An Essay in the Philosophy of Language "(2004) and "Has Semantics Rested On a Mistake?, and Other Essays "(1991) and a number of papers in the philosophy of language, for many years the focus of his research. During the last decade he has also worked in the philosophy of religion, publishing papers on topics like awe, doctrine, the problem of evil, and the viability of philosophical theology. He is currently at work on a book in the philosophy of religion. He is a senior editor (with Peter French) of "Midwest Studies in Philosophy," and has edited a number of other volumes including "Themes From Kaplan "(1989, co-edited) and "Diasporas and Exiles "(2002)

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