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Author Ronen, Ruth, 1958-
Title Art before the law / Ruth Ronen.
Imprint Toronto : University of Toronto Press, [2014]

Author Ronen, Ruth, 1958-
Subject Art and morals.
Art -- Philosophy.
Description 1 online resource
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.
Note Print version record.
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""
ISBN 9781442669451 (electronic bk.)
1442669454 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 876267843
Additional Format Print version: Ronen, Ruth, 1958- Art before the law 9781442647886 (OCoLC)870916669

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