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Title Imagination, philosophy, and the arts / edited by Matthew Kieran and Dominic McIver Lopes
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (x, 320 pages)
Contents Reasons, emotions, and fictions / Berys Gaut -- How I really feel about JFK / Stacie Friend -- Narrative, emotion, and perspective / Peter Goldie -- In search of a narrative / Matthew Kieran -- Fictional assent and the (so-called) "puzzle of imaginative resistance" / Derek Matravers -- The tower of Goldbach and other impossible tales / Kathleen Stock -- On the relation between pretense and belief / Tamar Szabó Gendler -- Literary fiction and the philosophical value of detail / Eileen John -- Fiction and value / Roman Bonzon -- Imagining the truth : an account of tragic pleasure / James Shelley --Seeing twice over / Christopher Williams -- Out of sight, out of mind / Dominic McIver Lopes -- The imaged, the imagined, and the imaginary / David Davies -- Film and the transcendental imagination : Kant and Hitchcock's The lady vanishes / Melissa Zinkin -- The funerary sadness of Mahler's music / Saam Trivedi -- Sculpture and space / Robert Hopkins -- The capacities that enable us to produce and consume art / Gregory Currie
Summary A fascinating collection of articles looking for the first time at the connection between imagination and philosophy, and its impact on diverse forms of art
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-316) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Aesthetics.
Arts -- Philosophy.
Imagination (Philosophy)
Form Electronic book
Author Kieran, Matthew, 1968-
Lopes, Dominic.
ISBN 020349864X (electronic bk.)
0415305160 (hbk.)
9780203498644 (electronic bk.)
9780415305167 (hbk.)