Enjoyment From Laughter to Delight in Philosophy, Literature, the Fine Arts, and Aesthetics /

Philosophy, art criticism and popular opinion all seem to treat the aesthetics of the comic as lightweight, while the tragic seems to be regarded with greater seriousness. Why this favouring of sadness over joy? Can it be justified? What are the criteria by which the significance of comedy can be es...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Tymieniecka, Anna-Teresa. (Editor)
Format: SpringerLink eBooks
Language:English
Published: Dordrecht : Springer Netherlands : Imprint: Springer, 1998.
Series:Analecta Husserliana, The Yearbook of Phenomenological Research ; 56
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Online Access:http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-94-017-1425-9

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