Introduction

  1. Mark Rollins
  1. Mark Rollins

Published Online: 2 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118253045.ch

Danto and his Critics, Second Edition

Danto and his Critics, Second Edition

How to Cite

Rollins, M. (2012) Introduction, in Danto and his Critics, Second Edition (ed M. Rollins), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118253045.ch

Editor Information

  1. Washington University, USA

Author Information

  1. Washington University, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 13 APR 2012

Book Series:

  1. Philosophers and their Critics

Book Series Editors:

  1. Ernest Lepore

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470673447

Online ISBN: 9781118253045

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Keywords:

  • Danto's work, The Transfiguration of the Commonplace;
  • philosophy of art;
  • concept of representation, and method of indiscernibles;
  • Danto's entry point, into several problems;
  • Danto's Cartesian view of philosophy, method of indiscernibles;
  • history of philosophy, and discovery of problems;
  • knowledge of the history of art, an artworld;
  • Danto and Nietzschean, a humanistic attitude toward values

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Part I: System and Method

  • Part II: Intention and Interpretation

  • Part III: Philosophy of Art

  • Part IV: Historical Knowledge

  • Part V: What Philosophy Is