College of Humanities and Social Sciences

PHIL 156: What Is Art?

PHIL 156-001: What is Art?
(Spring 2017)

10:30 AM to 11:45 AM MW

Robinson B201

Section Information for Spring 2017

Satisfies General Education requirement for Arts.


Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Introduction to philosophical reflection on the arts by looking at the critical issues in the history of aesthetics. Applies considerations to specific works and exploring these works in terms of their historical contexts and influences. Concentrates on one form of art or one period and always emphasizes questions of critical evaluation and art historical analysis. May not be repeated for credit.
Mason Core: Arts
Schedule Type: Lecture

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