Wittgenstein and the Theory of Perception
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BeschreibungAnalyses a host of issues in philosophy of mind and visual studies, including the concepts of visual meaning, visual qualia and the ineffability of visual experience. This work explores the relation between conceptual analysis and causal explanation in the theory of perception, and the relation between visual syntax and visual meaning.
InhaltsverzeichnisIntroduction; 1: The concept of seeing; 2: Theories of visual meaning. 3: The experience and expression of sight; 4: Causality and visual form; 5: Aesthetic perception; Epilogue: Wittgenstein as an ecologist of meaning; Bibliography; Index.
PortraitJustin Good is currently a lecturer at the University of Connecticut. He is also an artist, sculptor and photographer who has exhibited in at least six places.
Pressestimmen"Ably and engagingly written, careful yet open-ended and creative, this book is the most thought-provoking work on Wittgenstein's concept of "seeing aspects" that I have read." Juliet Floyd, Associate Professor of Philosophy, Boston University
Untertitel: 'Continuum Studies in British P'. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: BLOOMSBURY ACADEMIC UK
Erscheinungsdatum: Oktober 2010
Seitenanzahl: 192 Seiten