Thought: A Journal of Philosophy 9 (4):266–273 (2020)

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Dominic McIver Lopes
University of British Columbia
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Instances of natural beauty are widely regarded as counterexamples to practice-based theories of aesthetic value. They are not. To see that they are not, we require the correct account of natural beauty and the correct account of social practices.
Keywords aesthetic value, environmental cognitivism, learning, natural beauty, social practices
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DOI 10.1002/tht3.470
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Perception in Practice.Dominic McIver Lopes & Madeleine Ransom - forthcoming - Review of Philosophy and Psychology:1-14.

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