The Philosophical Disenfranchisement of Art and The State of the Art by Arthur C. Danto. [REVIEW]Alexander Nehamas – – Journal of Philosophy The Philosophical Disenfranchisement of Art has 73 ratings and 8 reviews. Jim said: I picked this book up both because I thought that as a relative newco. Philosophical Disenfranchisement in Danto’s. “The End of Art”. The Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism Fall In , Arthur C. Danto wrote two.

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Philosophical Disenfranchisement in Danto’s “the End of Art”.

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Philosophy of art Philosophy of history Philosophy of action. Clearly, self-consciousness about the history ofart and how one might plausibly continue in that history has shaped artistic production in the deepest way in die modern era.

This article has no associated abstract. Michael rated it really liked it Dec 10, But he thinks that a certain history of western art has come to an end, in about the way that Hegel suggested it would. The seven at times quite closely related essays coUected here were aU originaUy prepared as lecture presentations, and they very much exemplify this form of writing at its best.

But that is probably because I studied and continue to study philosophy while teaching English. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. His “institutional definition of art” considers whatever art schools, museums, and artists get away with, regardless of formal definitions. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.


For the Disenfrajchisement singer, see Louis Danto. Nikolina Gelmanovska rated it liked it Aug 04, He is the author of The Life of a Style: For me, at least, that was really what I most wanted out of the book, and I’m glad it delivered.

Calderwood’s work over two decades is, unfortunately, a microcosm of die subjection of material to the inner logic of critical taste, diat at times places itself firmly in line for philosopyical increasingly ridiculous category of a renascent scholasticism: One of these items ships sooner than the other. Share your thoughts with other customers. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life.

The New York Times. Columbia Classics in Philosophy Paperback: My major beef is that I did not like his style of citations, because I couldn’t locate at least one quotation that I wanted to follow up on.

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The Transfiguration of the Commonplace. Danto “believes that persons are essentially systems of representation.

From the Publisher via CrossRef no proxy jstor. Croce’s ahistorical account of art as expression arose precisely because a once seemingly unchaUengeable “progressive” account of art’s history, art as die gradual “conquest of natural appearances” became, suddenly, utterly untenable before the sort of art produced after impressionism.


Tilghman – – Philosophy in Review 7 3: Narration and Knowledge Columbia Classics in Philosophy. I think the book succeeds much better on the former f I picked this book up both because I thought that as a relative newcomer to art appreciation, it would be helpful to have a thoughtful theoretical account of art, its aims, the aesthetic standards we do or should bring to bear on it, and so on; and because the book’s title suggested that all of this might have something to do with philosophy generally as opposed to the philosophy of art in particularwhich is certainly an interest of mine.

Contact Contact Us Help. In light of the book’s impact–especially the essay “The End of Art,” which dramatically announced that art ended in the s–this enhanced edition includes a foreword by Jonathan Gilmore that discusses how scholarship has changed in response to danfo. Refresh and try again. Cloweny on his website. Along die way a great many other subjects come in for some attention too: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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