The Beholder's Share: Pictorial Representation and Imagination

Brady, Emily Suzanne (1992) The Beholder's Share: Pictorial Representation and Imagination. PhD thesis, University of Glasgow.

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Abstract

The aim of this thesis is twofold. I undertake to show that theories of pictorial representation give an unsatisfactory account of pictorial experience because they neglect the role of imaginative activity in the spectator's response. To remedy this problem, I outline a theory of imagination and use it to elucidate the nature of this activity.

Item Type: Thesis (PhD)
Qualification Level: Doctoral
Additional Information: Adviser: Mary Haight
Keywords: Philosophy
Date of Award: 1992
Depositing User: Enlighten Team
Unique ID: glathesis:1992-74449
Copyright: Copyright of this thesis is held by the author.
Date Deposited: 13 Nov 2019 15:58
Last Modified: 13 Nov 2019 15:58
URI: http://theses.gla.ac.uk/id/eprint/74449

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