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Title The hand and the soul : aesthetics and ethics in architecture and art / edited by Sanda Iliescu.
Imprint Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2009.

Subject Architecture -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Art -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Alt Name Iliescu, Sanda, 1959-
Description x, 302 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Difficulties and dilemmas. The convergence of ethics and aesthetics : a genealogical, pragmatist perspective / Richard Shusterman -- Ethics and aesthetics after modernism and postmodernism / Joan Ockman -- Ethics, autonomy, and refusal / Howard Singerman -- Overlaps : art and architecture. Notes on an ethical context for fragmentation, continuous and multiple grounds, and other open fields of action / Robin Dripps -- Extraordinarily real : ethics, aesthetics, and the promise of modern architecture / Nathaniel Coleman -- The sense of the senses and the ethos of an aesthetic pursuit / Thomas Berding -- Overlaps : ecology and aesthetics. Architecture, aesthetics, and the public health / Steven A. Moore -- Fire wall : a meditation on architectural boundaries / William Sherman -- Re-earthing cities : aesthetics, ethics, and ecology in city building / Timothy Beatley -- Open works : landscape architecture, architecture, and art. Gardens, landscape, nature : Duisburg-Nord, Germany / Elissa Rosenberg -- A case for openness : ethical and aesthetic intentions in the design of MASS MoCA / Phoebe Crisman -- Looking at LeWitt : notes on the "open" aesthetic experience / Sanda Iliescu -- Afterword : replacement / W.G. Clark -- Notes on contributors -- Illustration credits -- Index.
ISBN 9780813927602 (cloth : alk. paper)
0813927609 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780813927725 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0813927722 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC # 246198352
Table of Contents
 Foreword / Karen Van Lengen 
1Difficulties and Dilemmas 
 The Convergence of Ethics and Aesthetics: A Genealogical 
 Pragmatist Perspective / Richard Shusterman 
 Ethics and Aesthetics after Modernism and Postmodernism / Joan Ockman 
 Ethics, Autonomy, and Refusal / Howard Singerman 
2Overlaps: Art and Architecture 
 Notes on an Ethical Context for Fragmentation, Continuous and Multiple Grounds, and Other Open Fields of Action / Robin Dripps 
 Extraordinarily Real: Ethics, Aesthetics, and the Promise of Modern Architecture / Nathaniel Coleman 
 The Sense of the Senses and the Ethos of an Aesthetic Pursuit / Thomas Berding 
3Overlaps: Ecology and Aesthetics 
 Architecture, Aesthetics, and the Public Health / Steven A. Moore 
 Fire Wall: A Meditation on Architectural Boundaries / William Sherman 
 Re-earthing Cities: Aesthetics, Ethics, and Ecology in City Building / Timothy Beatley 
4Open Works: Landscape Architecture, Architecture, and Art 
 Gardens, Landscape, Nature: Duisburg-Nord, Germany / Elissa Rosenberg 
 A Case for Openness: Ethical and Aesthetic Intentions in the 
 Design of MASS MaCA / Phoebe Crisman 
 Looking at LeWitt: Notes on the "Open" Aesthetic Experience / Sanda Iliescu 
 Afterword: Replacement / W. G. Clark 
 Notes on Contributors 
 Illustration Credits 

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