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The Sense of “Beautiful”

Peter Kivy

in The Seventh Sense

Published in print February 2003 | ISBN: 9780199260027
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191597855 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0199260028.003.0004
 The Sense of “Beautiful”

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Deals with the question of what, according to Hutcheson, we assert when we say ‘X is beautiful’.

Keywords: aesthetics; beauty; Francis Hutcheson; idea; sense; sentiment; unity; variety

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Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art

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