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Spiritual Tradition and Social Thought in Japan. XX Cent. Spiritual Tradition and Social Thought in Japan. XX Cent.
Spiritual Tradition and Social Thought in Japan. XX Cent. Spiritual Tradition and Social Thought in Japan. XX Cent.

A. Lutsky, Elena Skvortsova

Spiritual Tradition and Social Thought in Japan. XX Cent.


Editor-in-chief: Svetlana Levit

Czentr gumanitarny`x inicziativ, Universitetskaya kniga

Moskva, SPb, 2014, 384 pages

ISBN: 978-5-98712-193-1

The work deals with relevant problems of traditional and modern life of Japan. The authors consider formation of theoretical aesthetics in the country from tradition to 20th cent. philosophy. They also research interpretation by contemporary Japanese philosophers of the history of Japanese aesthetics categories, modern aesthetic trends, and peculiarities of Japanese culture. The works by present-day Japanese philosophers-aestheticians, singularity of Far Eastern aesthetic knowledge are analysed in this book. The authors also research the problem of synaesthesia in art, and the theme of algorithmic trends and high technologies in information-oriented society vital for Japanese aesthetics in 20th cent. The book is dedicated to T.P. Grigoryeva.

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