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The Basis of Criticism in the Arts

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ISBN 9780674424005

Publication Date: 01/01/1945

177 pages

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  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • 1. A Theory of Empirical Criticism
  • 2. Mechanistic Criticism
  • 3. Contextualistic Criticism
  • 4. Organistic Criticism
  • 5. Formistic Criticism
  • 6. How the Four Types of Criteria Operate Together
  • Supplementary Essay: The Aesthetic Work of Art

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