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The Resource The art instinct : beauty, pleasure, & human evolution, Denis Dutton

The art instinct : beauty, pleasure, & human evolution, Denis Dutton

Label
The art instinct : beauty, pleasure, & human evolution
Title
The art instinct
Title remainder
beauty, pleasure, & human evolution
Statement of responsibility
Denis Dutton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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Dutton, Denis
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art
  • Creative ability
  • Evolutionary psychology
  • Aesthetics
Label
The art instinct : beauty, pleasure, & human evolution, Denis Dutton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-268) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction -- 1. But they don't have our concept of art -- 2. Aesthetic perception: Pot People and Basket Folk -- 3. A naturalist definition of art -- 4. Art and human nature -- 5. Landscape and longing -- 6. Art and evolution: natural selection -- 7. Art and evolution: sexual selection -- 8. Art and authenticity -- 9. Genius and innovation -- 10. The reality of beauty
Control code
FIEb1613820x
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
278 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780199539420
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)269433627
Label
The art instinct : beauty, pleasure, & human evolution, Denis Dutton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-268) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction -- 1. But they don't have our concept of art -- 2. Aesthetic perception: Pot People and Basket Folk -- 3. A naturalist definition of art -- 4. Art and human nature -- 5. Landscape and longing -- 6. Art and evolution: natural selection -- 7. Art and evolution: sexual selection -- 8. Art and authenticity -- 9. Genius and innovation -- 10. The reality of beauty
Control code
FIEb1613820x
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
278 pages, 4 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780199539420
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)269433627

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