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Title Emotion and the arts / edited by Mette Hjort & Sue Laver.
Imprint New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press, 1997.

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Subject Emotions in art.
Arts -- Psychological aspects.
Alt Name Hjort, Mette.
Laver, Sue, 1961-
Description 1 online resource (viii, 302 pages)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-298).
Contents Emotion in response to art : a survey of the terrain / Jerrold Levinson -- Spelunking, simulation, and slime : on being moved by fiction / Kendall Walton -- Imagining emotions and appreciating fiction / Susan L. Feagin -- The paradox of caring : fiction and the philosophy of mind / Gregory Currie -- The paradox of fiction : the report versus the perceptual model / Derek Matravers -- Contra the hypothetical persona in music / Stephen Davies -- Emotion in music / Rom Harre -- Emotion and emotions in theatre dance / Francis Sparshott -- On looking into Titian's assumption / William Lyons -- Evaluating emotional responses to fiction / Paisley Livingston & Alfred R. Mele -- Fetishism and objectivity in aesthetic emotion / Ronald De Sousa -- Art, narrative, and emotion / Noel Carroll -- Toward a poetics of emotion / Willie van Peer -- In defense of sentimentality / Robert C. Solomon -- The anaesthetics of emotion / David Novitz -- Emotions and identification : connections between readers and fiction / Keith Oatley & Mitra Gholamain.
Summary This collection of essays addresses emotion in relation to the arts, and considers such topics as the paradox of fiction, emotion in the pure and abstract arts, and the rationality and ethics of emotional responses. It is aimed at students and scholars of philosophy, literary studies, and art.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Print version record.
ISBN 0585211779 (electronic bk.)
9780585211770 (electronic bk.)
1423741110 (electronic bk.)
9781423741114 (electronic bk.)
0195111052 (pbk.)
9780195111057 (pbk.)
OCLC # 44960136
Additional Format Print version: Emotion and the arts. New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press, 1997 0195111044 (DLC) 96009892 (OCoLC)35068098
Table of Contents
 Introduction / Mette Hjort, Sue Laver3
1Emotion in Response to Art: A Survey of the Terrain / Jerrold Levinson20
2Spelunking, Simulation, and Slime: On Being Moved by Fiction / Kendall Walton37
3Imagining Emotions and Appreciating Fiction / Susan L. Feagin50
4The Paradox of Caring: Fiction and the Philosophy of Mind / Gregory Currie63
5The Paradox of Fiction: The Report versus the Perceptual Model / Derek Matravers78
6Contra the Hypothetical Persona in Music / Stephen Davies95
7Emotion in Music / Rom Harre110
8Emotion and Emotions in Theatre Dance / Francis Sparshott119
9On Looking into Titian's Assumption / William Lyons139
10Evaluating Emotional Responses to Fiction / Paisley Livingston, Alfred R. Mele157
11Fetishism and Objectivity in Aesthetic Emotion / Ronald De Sousa177
12Art, Narrative, and Emotion / Noel Carroll190
13Toward a Poetics of Emotion / Willie Van Peer215
14In Defense of Sentimentality / Robert C. Solomon225
15The Anaesthetics of Emotion / David Novitz246
16Emotions and Identification: Connections Between Readers and Fiction / Keith Oatley, Mitra Gholamain263

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