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Aesthetics of Art

Art and Goodness

Stabile Building

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Art and Goodness

Marcia Eaton's Aesthetics of Art
Artis—Naples Lifelong Learning


Some thinkers have argued that some art can actually make us better people. Others have said that this is nonsense. What are the arguments on both sides, and is there any way to settle this debate?

This presentation is part of Marcia Eaton's Aesthetics of Art lecture series.

Marcia Eaton

Marcia Eaton

A Professor Emeritus from the University of Minnesota, Eaton has spent her career investigating questions in aesthetics and ethics. Eaton has written several books and articles in these areas and has served as President of the American Society for Aesthetics and was a Fellow at the Rockefeller Center in Bellagio, Italy. 

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