Art As Language: Wittgenstein, Meaning, and Aesthetic Theory by G.L. Hagberg

By G.L. Hagberg

"[Art as Language] is in itself tremendous necessary for example of the nonetheless principally unappreciated relevance of Wittgenstein's paintings to conventional philosophical concerns. . . . This e-book, as a kind of encyclopedic critique of aesthetic theories from a Wittgensteinian standpoint, can be enlightening to aesthetic theorists who need to know, now not what Wittgenstein stated approximately paintings, yet what the relevance of his paintings is to their use of language as some degree of reference for examining art."―Choice"In a sequence of acute arguments, Hagberg dismantles the quarter of grand aesthetic thought that defines artwork within the phrases philosophy has routinely used to outline language. . . . Written with excellence in argumentation, judiciousness, and a capacious wisdom of Wittgenstein."―Daniel Herwitz, universal Knowledge"A transparent and clever e-book. Hagberg's approach is to teach the implications of maintaining a Wittgensteinian view of language and brain for cultured theories that are both in response to, or analogous to, different non-Wittgensteinian positions approximately language and brain. this can be an incredible project."―Stanley Bates, Middlebury collage

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