2015-2016 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue 
    
    May 28, 2024  
2015-2016 Undergraduate Academic Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PL 356 - Philosophical Aesthetics

(3.00 cr.)

Prerequisite: PL 201  and one additional PL 200-level course. Some have considered philosophical aesthetics one of the most exalted keystones of the philosophical enterprise, representing an examination of the mind and emotions in relation to a sense of beauty. Are truth and knowledge relevant categories when it comes to evaluating a beautiful object? Reflections on the passions within the framework of philosophical discourse. Among the viewpoints typically considered are those of Plato, Aristotle, Kant, Goethe, Hegel, Heidegger, Nietzsche.



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