Common Sense and the Sense of Beauty

Peter Kivy

in The Seventh Sense

Published in print February 2003 | ISBN: 9780199260027
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191597855 | DOI:
 Common Sense and the Sense of Beauty

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Deals with the influence of Hutcheson's theory of the sense of beauty on the aesthetic theory of the Scottish commonsense philosopher, Thomas Reid.

Keywords: aesthetics; belief; common sense; Francis Hutcheson; Thomas Reid; sense; sentiment; taste

Chapter.  7264 words. 

Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art

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