Nature, aesthetic appreciation of
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References and further reading
Berleant, A. (1992) The Aesthetics of Environment, Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press.
(An elaboration of the second position mentioned in §3 of this entry.)
Berleant, A. and Carlson, A. (1998) Special Issue on Environmental Aesthetics, Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 56.
(A special issue of the journal, with a number of essays on the aesthetics of nature.)
Carlson, A. (1979) ‘Appreciation and the Natural Environment’, Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 37: 267–76.
(A sketch of the third position mentioned in §3 of this entry.)
Carlson, A. (1981) ‘Nature, Aesthetic Judgment and Objectivity’, Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 40: 15–27.
Carlson, A. (1984) ‘Nature and Positive Aesthetics’, Environmental Ethics 6: 5–34.
Elliot, R. (1982) ‘Faking Nature’, Inquiry 25: 81–93.
(An example of the first position mentioned in §3 of this entry.)
Hepburn, R.W. (1966) ‘Contemporary Aesthetics and the Neglect of Natural Beauty’, British Analytical Philosophy, ed. B.
Williams and A.
Montefiore, London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 285–310.
(Hepburn’s classic discussion mentioned in §2 of this entry.)
Kemal, S. and Gaskell, I. (1993) Landscape, Natural Beauty and the Arts, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
(A useful collection of essays by a number of the main contributors to this area of research.)
Sepänmaa, Y. (1993) The Beauty of Environment, Denton: Environmental Ethics Books, 2nd edn.
(A discussion of a number of key issues in the field, together with a useful bibliography.)
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