TJU Syllabus for History of Western esthetics
1. Course Description
History of western esthetics primarily teaches students the main esthetics thoughts, standpoints, theories and schools in western esthetics history before the 20th century. After having studied the course, students can develop the ability of appreciation and make aesthetic judgments.
Require students to study the main esthetics thoughts, standpoints, theories, and the basic views of schools in western esthetics history so that students can develop the ability of appreciation and make aesthetic judgments.
Lecture 1 Introduction, early aesthetics of classical
Lecture 2 Plato¡¯s aesthetics
Lecture 3 Aristotle¡¯s aesthetics
Lecture 4 Hellenistic and Roman aesthetics
Lecture 5 Medieval and Renaissance aesthetics
Lecture 6 French neo-classical and enlightenment aesthetics
Lecture 7 British empiricism aesthetics
Lecture 8 German enlightenment aesthetics
Lecture 9 Esthetics of the Italian history philosophical school
Lecture 10 Kant¡¯s aesthetics
Lecture 11 Goethe¡¯s aesthetics
Lecture 12 Schiller¡¯s aesthetics
Lecture 13 Hegel¡¯s aesthetics
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Lecture 16 Aesthetical ¡°Empathy¡± and Croce¡¯s aesthetics
4. Time Distribution
6. Text-Book & Additional
zhu guangqian. Western esthetics history. People¡¯s press, 2004.
Li sixiao. History of Western classical esthetics. NanKai university press ,1992.
Plato. Records of Plato¡¯s Dialogue on Literature and Arts. Zhu guangqian, translate.
Aristotle. Poetics. Luo niansheng, translate. Chinese drama press, 1986.
Kant. Analyze on Appreciation. Zong baihua, translate. The commercial press, 1987-1993.
Hegel. Aesthetics. Zhu guangqian, translate. The commercial Press, 1979-1981.
Qiu zihua. Eastern esthetics History. The commercial press, 2003.