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Author Ronen, Ruth,
Title Art before the law / Ruth Ronen.
Imprint Toronto : University of Toronto Press, [2014]
©2014

Author Ronen, Ruth,
Subject Art and morals.
Art -- Philosophy.
Description 1 online resource
polychrome rdacc
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Ever since Plato expelled the poets from his ideal state, the ethics of art has had to confront philosophy's denial of art's morality. In Art before the Law, Ruth Ronen proposes a new outlook on the ethics of art by arguing that art insists on this tradition of denial, affirming its singular ethics through negativity.
Contents ""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""List of Figures and Illustrations""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction: By Way of the Law""; ""1 By Way of Negation""; ""2 By Way of Beauty""; ""3 By Way of Truth""; ""4 By Way of Deception""; ""5 By Way of Prohibition""; ""Conclusion""; ""Notes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781442669451 (electronic bk.)
1442669454 (electronic bk.)
9781442647886
1442647884
OCLC # 876267843
Additional Format Print version: Ronen, Ruth, 1958- Art before the law 9781442647886 (OCoLC)870916669


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