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Author Ward, Ann
Title Socrates and Dionysus : Philosophy and Art in Dialogue
Imprint Newcastle-upon-Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publisher, 2013
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (279 pages)
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Note Intro -- TABLE OF CONTENTS -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- CHAPTER ONE -- PART ONE -- CHAPTER TWO -- CHAPTER THREE -- CHAPTER FOUR -- PART TWO -- CHAPTER FIVE -- CHAPTER SIX -- PART THREE -- CHAPTER SEVEN -- CHAPTER EIGHT -- CHAPTER NINE -- CHAPTER TEN -- PART FOUR -- CHAPTER ELEVEN -- CHAPTER TWELVE -- CHAPTER THIRTEEN -- CHAPTER FOURTEEN -- CONTRIBUTORS -- INDEX
Socrates and Dionysus engages and seeks to redraw the boundaries between philosophy and poetry, science and art. Friedrich Nietzsche argues in his work The Birth of Tragedy that science conquers art, especially the tragic art of the Dionysian poet of ancient Greece. Appealing to the natural, primeval self that is suppressed but not extinguished by the knowledge of culture, Dionysian tragedy establishes contact with our bodies and their deepest longings. Science and philosophy, associated with..
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Link Print version: Ward, Ann Socrates and Dionysus : Philosophy and Art in Dialogue Newcastle-upon-Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publisher,c2013 9781443847957
Subject Art -- Philosophy.;Art and philosophy
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