Pictorial Representation And Moral Knowledge

Postgraduate Journal of Aesthetics 1 (2):69-76 (2004)
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Abstract

The idea that pictorial art can have cognitive value, that it can enhance our understanding of the world and of our own selves, has had many advocates in art theory and philosophical aesthetics alike. It has also been argued, however, that the power of pictorial representation to convey or enhance knowledge, in particular knowledge with moral content, is not generalized across the medium.

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Katerina Bantinaki
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