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Fall 2014 Philosophy V2003 section 001
INTRO TO PHILOSOPHY OF ART

Call Number 64603
Day & Time
Location
MW 8:40am-9:55am
To be announced
Points 3
Approvals Required None
Instructor Lydia Goehr
Type LECTURE
Course Description This is an introductory course in the Philosophy of Art. We will consider questions including (but not limited to) the following: What is art? Should we try to define art? What is taste? What are the conditions for aesthetic judgement? What is an aesthetic experience? We shall also consider the topics of "public art", "fakes and forgeries,""art and technology" and the philosophical implications of speaking of an "artworld."
Web Site CourseWorks
Department Philosophy
Enrollment 31 students (85 max) as of 11:53PM Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Subject Philosophy
Number V2003
Section 001
Division Interschool
Open To Columbia College, Engineering and Applied Science: Undergraduate, General Studies, School of Continuing Education, Global Programs, Barnard
Campus Morningside
Section key 20143PHIL2003V001

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