Nelson Goodman and the Case for a Kalological Aesthetics

  • Authors
  • Nikolaos Gkogkas

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Nikolaos Gkogkas
    Pages 1-90
  3. Nikolaos Gkogkas
    Pages 91-113
  4. Nikolaos Gkogkas
    Pages 114-138
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 139-163

About this book

Introduction

Based on Nelson Goodman's conception of language and of pragmatically inherited meaning, this book looks at the arts as systems of particular symbols. The author offers an approach to kalology as a metaphysical implication of symbological functioning.

Keywords

aesthetics cognition concept construction knowledge language Lenn Evan Goodman logic metaphysics Nelson Goodman philosophy physics tradition truth understanding

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230286252
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2008
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Religion & Philosophy Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-36472-5
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-28625-2
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