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By Paul C. Taylor

Black is Beautiful identifies and explores the main major philosophical matters that emerge from the classy dimensions of black lifestyles, supplying a long-overdue synthesis and the 1st prolonged philosophical remedy of this significant subject.

  • The first prolonged philosophical therapy of a big topic that has been virtually totally ignored via philosophical aesthetics and philosophy of art
  • Takes a massive step in assembling black aesthetics as an item of philosophical study
  • Unites components of scholarship for the 1st time – philosophical aesthetics and black cultural idea, dissolving the predicament of both learning philosophy, or learning black expressive culture
  • Brings a variety of fields into dialog with each other– from visible tradition stories and paintings heritage to analytic philosophy to musicology – generating jointly illuminating ways  that problem a number of the simple suppositions of each
  • Well-balanced, updated, and wonderfully written in addition to artistic and insightful

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