Art, Mind, and Narrative: Themes from the Work of Peter Goldie by Julian DoddArt, Mind, and Narrative: Themes from the Work of Peter Goldie by Julian Dodd

Art, Mind, and Narrative: Themes from the Work of Peter Goldie

EditorJulian Dodd

Hardcover | December 24, 2016

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This volume presents new essays on art, mind, and narrative inspired by the work of the late Peter Goldie, who was Samuel Hall Professor of Philosophy at the University of Manchester until 2011. Its three sections cover Narrative Thinking; Emotion, Mind, and Art; and Art, Value, and Ontology.Within these sections, leading authorities in the philosophy of mind, aesthetics and the emotions offer the reader entry points into many of the most exciting contemporary debates in these areas of philosophy. Topics covered include the role that narrative thinking plays in our lives, ourimaginative engagement with fiction, the emotions and their role in the motivation of action, the connection between artistic activity and human well-being, and the appreciation and ontological status of conceptual artworks.
Julian Dodd is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Manchester and Director of the Mind Association. He has written predominantly in the philosophy of language, metaphysics, and aesthetics. His publications include two monographs, An Identity Theory of Truth (Palgrave, 2000) and Works of Music: An Essay in Ontology (Oxford Un...
Title:Art, Mind, and Narrative: Themes from the Work of Peter GoldieFormat:HardcoverDimensions:288 pages, 9.21 × 6.02 × 0 inPublished:December 24, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198769733

ISBN - 13:9780198769736

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Table of Contents

Julian Dodd: IntroductionPart I. Narrative Thinking1. Marya Schechtman: A Mess Indeed: Empathic Access, Narrative, and Identity2. Derek Matravers: Life and Narrative3. Peter Lamarque: Peter Goldie on Narrative Thinking4. David Papineau: The Foundations of Narrative5. Edward Harcourt: The Dangers of Fiction: Lord Jim and Moral Perfectionism6. Robert Hopkins: Remember Leonard Shelby : Memento and the Double Life of MemoryPart II. Emotion, Mind, and Art7. Kathleen Stock: Free Indirect Discourse and Imagining from the Inside8. Joel Smith: Perceptual Recognition, Emotion and Value9. Ronald de Sousa: Love and Reason: Reflections on Themes from Peter Goldie10. Matthew Kieran: Sentiment and Sentimentality: Affective Attachment and Orientation in Life and Art11. Sabine Doring: Expressing Emotions: From Action to Art12. Paul L. Harris: Missing PersonsPart III. Art, Value, and Ontology13. Elisabeth Schellekens: Aesthetic Sensibility, Epistemic Virtue and Emotional Sharing14. Dominic McIver Lopes: In the eye of the Beholder15. Julian Dodd: The Ontology of Conceptual Art: Against the Idea Idea