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Author Davies, Stephen, 1950-
Title The artful species : aesthetics, art, and evolution / Stephen Davies.
Imprint Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.

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Author Davies, Stephen, 1950-
Subject Aesthetics.
Human evolution.
Art -- Psychological aspects.
Description 1 online resource
Summary Stephen Davies explores the idea that art, and our aesthetic sensibilities more generally, should be understood as an element in human evolution. He asks: Do animals have aesthetics? Do our aesthetic preferences have prehistoric roots? Is art universal? What is the biological role of aesthetic and artistic behaviour?
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Online resource; title from home page (viewed on Nov. 13, 2012).
ISBN 9780191746253 (ebook)
0191746258
OCLC # 967259826
Additional Format Print version 9780199658541.


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