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The Resource Contingencies of value : alternative perspectives for critical theory, Barbara Herrnstein Smith

Contingencies of value : alternative perspectives for critical theory, Barbara Herrnstein Smith

Label
Contingencies of value : alternative perspectives for critical theory
Title
Contingencies of value
Title remainder
alternative perspectives for critical theory
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Herrnstein Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Barbara Herrnstein
Dewey number
809
Index
index present
LC call number
  • PN45
  • BH39
LC item number
  • .S4794 1988
  • .S4794 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Literature
  • Values
  • Aesthetics
  • Valor
  • Estética
  • Literatuurkritiek
  • Waarden
  • Esthetica
Label
Contingencies of value : alternative perspectives for critical theory, Barbara Herrnstein Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 187-221
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Fixed marks and variable constancies: a parable of value -- Evaluating Shakespear's sonnets -- Critical problematics -- 2. The exile of evaluation -- Fact and value in the literary academy -- The politics of evaluative criticism -- An alternative project -- 3. Contingencies of value -- Contingency and interdependence -- Matters of taste -- Processes of evaluation -- The dynamics of endurance -- 4. Axiologic logic -- Hume's natural standard -- Kant's pure judgments -- Logical tastes and the other's poison -- Three postaxiological postscripts -- 5. Truth/Value -- Judgment typology and MacIntyre's fall -- Value without truth-value -- Changing places: truth, error and deconstruction -- 6. The critiques of utility -- Humanism, anti-utilitarianism, and the double discourse of value -- Bataille's expenditure -- Endless (ex)change -- 7. Matters of consequence -- Critiques and charges: the objectivist generation of "Relativism" -- Quietism and the active relativist -- Community, solidarity, and the pragmatist's dilemma -- Politics and justification -- Conceptual tastes and practical consequences
Control code
17412501
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
229 pages
Isbn
9780674167858
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
88000887
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)17412501
Label
Contingencies of value : alternative perspectives for critical theory, Barbara Herrnstein Smith
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 187-221
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Fixed marks and variable constancies: a parable of value -- Evaluating Shakespear's sonnets -- Critical problematics -- 2. The exile of evaluation -- Fact and value in the literary academy -- The politics of evaluative criticism -- An alternative project -- 3. Contingencies of value -- Contingency and interdependence -- Matters of taste -- Processes of evaluation -- The dynamics of endurance -- 4. Axiologic logic -- Hume's natural standard -- Kant's pure judgments -- Logical tastes and the other's poison -- Three postaxiological postscripts -- 5. Truth/Value -- Judgment typology and MacIntyre's fall -- Value without truth-value -- Changing places: truth, error and deconstruction -- 6. The critiques of utility -- Humanism, anti-utilitarianism, and the double discourse of value -- Bataille's expenditure -- Endless (ex)change -- 7. Matters of consequence -- Critiques and charges: the objectivist generation of "Relativism" -- Quietism and the active relativist -- Community, solidarity, and the pragmatist's dilemma -- Politics and justification -- Conceptual tastes and practical consequences
Control code
17412501
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
229 pages
Isbn
9780674167858
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
88000887
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)17412501

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