By Dennis J. Schmidt
Engagement with the picture has performed a decisive function within the formula of the very suggestion of philosophy when you consider that Plato. picking pivotal moments within the heritage of philosophy, Dennis J. Schmidt develops the query of philosophy's regard of the picture in pondering by way of contemplating painting—where the picture such a lot essentially calls awareness to itself as a picture. targeting Heidegger and the paintings of Paul Klee, Schmidt pursues higher concerns within the courting among observe, snapshot, and fact. As he investigates alternative routes of considering fact via note and photo, Schmidt exhibits how the shape of paintings can certainly own the potential to alter its viewers.
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