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  1. The Fiction of the Standard of Taste: David Hume on the Social Constitution of Beauty.Alessandra Stradella - 2012 - Journal of Aesthetic Education 46 (4):32-47.
    Originally published as one of the Four Dissertations and then included in the 1758 edition of the Essays, the 1757 paper “Of the Standard of Taste” qualifies as David Hume’s official contribution to criticism.1 A few exceptions aside, no real or thorough effort has been taken by its critics to place the essay in the overall context of Hume’s science of human nature.2 Hume has certainly his share of responsibility in this: “Most of these essays were wrote with a View (...)
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    Impressions of Hume (review).Alessandra Stradella - 2007 - Journal of the History of Philosophy 45 (1):164-165.
    Alessandra Stradella - Impressions of Hume - Journal of the History of Philosophy 45:1 Journal of the History of Philosophy 45.1 164-165 Muse Search Journals This Journal Contents Reviewed by Alessandra Stradella Emory University Frasca-Spada, Marina, and P. J. E. Kail, editors. Impressions of Hume. Mind Association Occasional Series. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 2005. Pp. xi + 308. Cloth, $74.00. Readers of Hume have a new collection of essays. Impressions of Hume adds to the literature twelve essays recounting the impressions Hume (...)
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    On Grief: an Aesthetic Defense.Alessandra Stradella - 2011 - Philosophical Practice: Journal of the American Philosophical Practitioners Association (American Philosophical Practitioners Association) 6 (2).
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  4. The Dramatic Nature of Our Selves: David Hume and the Theatre Metaphor.Alessandra Stradella - 2010 - Literature & Aesthetics 20 (2):154-167.