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By Guttorm Fløistad (auth.), Guttorm Fløistad (eds.)

The current quantity is a continuation of the sequence Contemporary Philosophy (International Institute of Philosophy). As with the sooner volumes within the sequence, the current chronicles purport to provide a survey of important tendencies in modern philosophy.

This quantity on Aesthetics, containing nineteen surveys, indicates the range of ways to Aesthetics in a number of cultures. The shut connection among aesthetics and faith and among aesthetics and ethics is emphasised in numerous contributions.

The chronicles are often written in English, French and German. within the current quantity ten surveys are written in English, 8 in French and one in German. The bibliographical references, with a few exceptions, persist with the development brought in past volumes. The bibliographies themselves frequently stick to on the finish of every chronicle prepared in alphabetical order. The bibliographies are chosen and organized via the authors themselves.

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