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16 - Aesthetics

Carroll, Timothy; (2022) 16 - Aesthetics. In: De Cunzo, LA and Dann Roeber, C, (eds.) The Cambridge Handbook of Material Culture Studies. (pp. 380-401). Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, UK. Green open access

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This chapter examines the history of the concept of “aesthetics” across multiple disciplines. It concludes with recommendations for conceiving and investigating aesthetics as a cross-cultural endeavor that does not privilege Western ways of thinking about aesthetics and art.

Type: Book chapter
Title: 16 - Aesthetics
ISBN-13: 978-1-108-47461-0
Open access status: An open access version is available from UCL Discovery
DOI: 10.1017/9781108622639.016
Publisher version: https://doi.org/10.1017/9781108622639.016
Language: English
Additional information: This version is the author accepted manuscript. For information on re-use, please refer to the publisher’s terms and conditions.
Keywords: Aesthetics, Philosophy, Power, Indigenous art, Abduction
UCL classification: UCL
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices > UCL SLASH
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices > UCL SLASH > Faculty of S&HS
UCL > Provost and Vice Provost Offices > UCL SLASH > Faculty of S&HS > Dept of Anthropology
URI: https://discovery.ucl.ac.uk/id/eprint/10086861
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