Grounding Ethics in Aesthetics

Keywords: art, aesthetics, ethics, Kant, aesthics

Abstract

In this Editor’s column I suggest a more modern aesthetics, in order to fill in some of the promise the current Special Issue on The Birth of the Discipline has in store for us. I base my suggestion more on Kant and Aristotle, though.

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Published
2021-09-07