9. Danto's New Definition of Art and the Problem of Art Theories

  1. Mark Rollins
  1. Noël Carroll

Published Online: 2 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118253045.ch9

Danto and his Critics, Second Edition

Danto and his Critics, Second Edition

How to Cite

Carroll, N. (2012) Danto's New Definition of Art and the Problem of Art Theories, in Danto and his Critics, Second Edition (ed M. Rollins), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118253045.ch9

Editor Information

  1. Washington University, USA

Author Information

  1. CUNY Graduate Center, USA

  1. Noel Carroll, “Danto's New Definition of Art and the Problem of Art Theories,” The British Journal of Aesthetics, 37(4), 1997. Reprinted with permission of Oxford University Press.

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 new definition of art, and problems of art theories;
  • After the End of Art: Contemporary Art and the Pale of History;
  • artworks and real things, a distinction being Danto's lead theme;
  • Danto, on artwork, an aboutness, embodiment;
  • Danto's new definition, indiscernibility lacking in art;
  • Danto's, and relation of art history, and art theory;
  • Danto claiming no authority, with commercial packages