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Author Tatarkiewicz, Władysław, 1886-1980.

Title Ancient aesthetics : aus: History of aesthetics, Vol. 1
Published Berlin/Boston : De Gruyter, 1970
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Description 1 online resource (360 pages)
Contents TABLE OF ILLUSTRATIONS; INTRODUCTION; Ancient Aesthetics; I. AESTHETICS OF THE ARCHAIC PERIOD; 1. The Archaic Period; 2. The Origins of Poetry; a. Choreia; b. Music; c. Poetry; 3. The Origins of the Plastic Arts; 4. The Common Aesthetic Assumptions of the Greeks; 5. The Aesthetics of the Early Poets; A. Texts from Homer, Hesiod and Early Lyric Poets; II. AESTHETICS OF THE CLASSICAL PERIOD; 1. The Classical Period; 2. Literature; 3. The Plastic Arts; B. Texts from the Classical Poets and Artists; 4. Aesthetics and Philosophy; 5. Pythagorean Aesthetics
C. Texts from the Pythagoreans and Heraclitus6. The Aesthetics of Democritus; D. Texts from Democritus; 7. The Aesthetics of the Sophists and of Socrates; E. Texts from the Sophists and about Socrates; 8. Assessment of Pre-Platonic Aesthetics; 9. The Aesthetics of Plato; F. Texts from Plato; 10. The Aesthetics of Aristotle; G. Texts from Aristotle; 11. The End of the Classical Period; III. HELLENISTIC AESTHETICS; 1. The Hellenistic Period; 2. Aesthetics in Hellenistic Philosophy; 3. The Aesthetics of the Epicureans; H. Texts from the Epicureans; 4. The Aesthetics of the Sceptics
I. Texts from the Sceptics5. The Aesthetics of the Stoics; J. Texts from the Stoics; 6. The Aesthetics of Cicero and the Eclectics; K. Texts from Cicero; 7. The Aesthetics of Music; a. Hellenistic Music; b. Musical Theory; L. Texts on the Aesthetics of Music; 8. Aesthetics of Poetry; a. Hellenistic Poetry; b. Poetics; M. Texts on the Aesthetics of Poetry; 9. The Aesthetics of Rhetoric; 10. The Aesthetics of the Plastic Arts; a. The Plastic Arts in Hellenistic Times; b. Theory of Architecture; N. Texts on the Aesthetics of Architecture; c. The Theory of Painting and Sculpture
O. Texts on the Aesthetics of the Plastic Arts11. Classification of the Arts; P. Texts on the Classification of the Arts; 12. The Aesthetics of Plotinus; R. Texts from Plotinus; 13. An Assessment of Ancient Aesthetics; NAME INDEX; SUBJECT INDEX
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Subject Aesthetics.
Form Electronic book
Author Czerniawski, Adam, 1934-
Czerniawski, Ann.
Harrell, Jean G. (Jean Gabbert), 1921-2011.
ISBN 3111554554