Pleasures of Aesthetics

Creation and the Function of Art: Techné, Poiesis and the Problem of Aesthetics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Nov. 13, 2017
Creation and the Function of Art: Techné, Poiesis and the Problem of Aesthetics

Creation and the Function of Art: Techné, Poiesis and the Problem of Aesthetics by Jason Tuckwell
English | November 30th, 2017 | ASIN: B0762JHS6B, ISBN: 1350010766, 1138785601 | 240 Pages | EPUB | 0.86 MB

Returning to the Greek understanding of art to rethink its capacities, Creation and the Function of Art focuses on the relationship between techné and phusis (nature). Moving away from the theoretical Platonism which dominates contemporary understandings of art, this book instead reinvigorates Aristotelian causation.
The Booklovers' Guide To Wine: A Celebration of the History, the Mysteries and the Literary Pleasures of Drinking Wine

The Booklovers' Guide To Wine: A Celebration of the History, the Mysteries and the Literary Pleasures of Drinking Wine by Patrick Alexander
English | September 19, 2017 | ISBN: 1633536068 | EPUB | 394 pages | 1.4 MB

Pleasures of the Flesh (1965) Etsuraku  Video

Posted by MirrorsMaker at Oct. 7, 2017
Pleasures of the Flesh (1965) Etsuraku

Pleasures of the Flesh (1965)
WEB-Dl 1080p | MKV | 1920x1080 | x264 @ 12,5 Mbps | 91 min | 8,11 Gb
Audio: Japanese AC3 2.0 @ 224 Kbps | Subs: English (embedded in MKV)
Genre: Crime, Drama

A corrupt businessman blackmails the lovelorn reprobate Atsushi into watching over his suitcase full of embezzled cash while he serves a jail sentence. Rather than wait for the man to retrieve his money, however, Atsushi decides to spend it all in one libidinous rush – fully expecting to be tracked down and killed. Oshima’s dip into the waters of the popular soft-core “pink film” genre is a compelling journey into excess.

Plastic Sovereignties: Agamben and the Politics of Aesthetics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 7, 2017
Plastic Sovereignties: Agamben and the Politics of Aesthetics

Plastic Sovereignties: Agamben and the Politics of Aesthetics by Arne De Boever
English | 2016 | ASIN: B01N1XYL43, ISBN: 1474417973, 1474422993, 0748684972 | 417 pages | EPUB/PDF (True) | 1.37 MB

Does sovereignty have a future in the 21st century?

The Pleasures of Japanese Literature  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by thingska at March 29, 2017
The Pleasures of Japanese Literature

The Pleasures of Japanese Literature by Donald Keene
English | 1988 | ISBN: 0231067372 | 133 Pages | PDF | 13.52 MB

Theatre as Voyeurism: The Pleasures of Watching  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Sept. 10, 2017
Theatre as Voyeurism: The Pleasures of Watching

G. Rodosthenous, "Theatre as Voyeurism: The Pleasures of Watching"
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1349502359 | PDF | pages: 236 | 2.7 mb

The Little Pleasures of Paris  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Sept. 9, 2017
The Little Pleasures of Paris

The Little Pleasures of Paris by Leslie Jonath
English | May 3rd, 2016 | ISBN: 145214172X | 114 pages | True PDF | 71.52 MB

Take an enchanting tour of Paris's most charming places, objects, and pasttimes in this lovingly compiled Francophile handbook. Organized by season, The Little Pleasures of Paris takes the reader through a year's worth of quintessentially Parisian experiences, from secret gardens bursting with roses to exotic plumage at the city's bird market, candied violets at Paris's oldest sweet shop, dazzling colors in the stained glass at Sainte-Chapelle, and more.

The Politics of Aesthetics (Bloomsbury Revelations Series)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Bayron at July 31, 2017
The Politics of Aesthetics (Bloomsbury Revelations Series)

The Politics of Aesthetics (Bloomsbury Revelations Series) by Jacques Rancière
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1780935358 | 144 pages | EPUB | 0,2 MB

The Cambridge Handbook of the Psychology of Aesthetics and the Arts  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at July 27, 2017
The Cambridge Handbook of the Psychology of Aesthetics and the Arts

The Cambridge Handbook of the Psychology of Aesthetics and the Arts (Cambridge Handbooks in Psychology) by Pablo P. L. Tinio, Jeffrey K. Smith
2014 | ISBN: 1107026288, 1108402674 | English | 664 pages | PDF | 12 MB
The Brewmaster's Table: Discovering the Pleasures of Real Beer with Real Food (repost)

Garrett Oliver, "The Brewmaster's Table: Discovering the Pleasures of Real Beer with Real Food"
2003 | ISBN: 0060005718, 006000570X | 384 pages | MOBI | 4,9 MB