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The Resource The art instinct : beauty, pleasure, & human evolution, Denis Dutton

The art instinct : beauty, pleasure, & human evolution, Denis Dutton

Label
The art instinct : beauty, pleasure, & human evolution
Title
The art instinct
Title remainder
beauty, pleasure, & human evolution
Statement of responsibility
Denis Dutton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 701/.17
  • 701.15 22
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The art instinct : beauty, pleasure, & human evolution, Denis Dutton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-268) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Landscape and longing -- Art and human nature -- What is art? -- "But they don't have our concept of art" -- Art and natural selection -- The uses of fiction -- Art and human self-domestication -- Intention, forgery, Dada : three aesthetic problems -- The contingency of aesthetic values -- Greatness in the arts
Control code
ocn179789556
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9781596914018
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008028304
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o179789556
  • (OCoLC)179789556
  • (Sirsi) b12876173
Label
The art instinct : beauty, pleasure, & human evolution, Denis Dutton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-268) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Landscape and longing -- Art and human nature -- What is art? -- "But they don't have our concept of art" -- Art and natural selection -- The uses of fiction -- Art and human self-domestication -- Intention, forgery, Dada : three aesthetic problems -- The contingency of aesthetic values -- Greatness in the arts
Control code
ocn179789556
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition
Extent
278 pages
Isbn
9781596914018
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2008028304
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o179789556
  • (OCoLC)179789556
  • (Sirsi) b12876173

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