Just Before Hutcheson

Peter Kivy

in The Seventh Sense

Published in print February 2003 | ISBN: 9780199260027
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191597855 | DOI:
 Just Before Hutcheson

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In this chapter, I discuss some of the seventeenth‐century predecessors of Hutcheson's sense of beauty, principally, Shaftesbury, and the seventeenth‐century concept of taste.

Keywords: aesthetics; beauty; reason; sense of beauty; sentiment; Shaftesbury

Chapter.  7414 words. 

Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art

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