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Seeing (And So Forth) Is Believing (Among Other Things): On the Significance of Reid in the History of Aesthetics

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/10.1093/0199260028.003.0019
 Seeing (And So Forth) Is Believing (Among Other Things): On the Significance of Reid in the History of Aesthetics

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Examines Thomas Reid's aesthetic theory and its significance for the history of aesthetics and the history of philosophy.

Keywords: aesthetics; beauty; David Hume; Francis Hutcheson; perception; Thomas Reid; sense

Chapter.  7688 words. 

Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art

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