Philosophy of art, or aesthetics, is the branch of philosophy examining the nature of art and of the experience of art. Art, in this context, is broadly conceived as including the visual arts, literature, poetry, music, and dance.
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Major postgraduate programs granting degrees in the area of aesthetics and philosophy of art.
Links to the categories of philosophers who are widely regarded as aestheticians.
Professional associations for philosophers working in aesthetics.
Food has been a topic of philosophy since before Plato. However, philosophical studies of food specifically were very rare before the late 20th century.
Please submit only sites which approach food and eating from the perspective of a philosophical tradition. Sites which are concerned with a particular chef or restaurant''s approach to cooking, or a particular critic''s approach to dining, should be submitted elsewhere.
Individual academic journals on philosophy, and directories of journal websites