This quantity offers new essays on artwork, brain, and narrative encouraged through the paintings of the overdue Peter Goldie, who was once Samuel corridor Professor of Philosophy on the college of Manchester till 2011. Its 3 sections conceal Narrative pondering; Emotion, brain, and artwork; and artwork, price, and Ontology. inside of those sections, best specialists within the philosophy of brain, aesthetics and the sentiments supply the reader access issues into the various most fun modern debates in those parts of philosophy. issues coated comprise the function that narrative considering performs in our lives, our resourceful engagement with fiction, the feelings and their position within the motivation of motion, the relationship among creative job and human healthiness, and the appreciation and ontological prestige of conceptual artworks.

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