|aExplanation and value in the arts /|cedited by Salim Kemal and Ivan Gaskell.
|aCambridge :|bCambridge University Press,|c1993.
|aix, 245 p. ;|c23 cm.
|aCambridge studies in philosophy and the arts
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aInterests, values, and explanations -- Fiction and reality in painting -- Franz Kafka : the necessity for a philosophical interpretation of his work -- On relocating ethical criticism -- Explanation and value : what makes the visual arts fo different, so appealing? -- Is art history? -- Objectivity and valuation in contemporary art history -- Fullness and parsimony -- Principles of a sociology of cultural works -- Althusser and ideological criticism of the arts -- Film, rhetoric, and ideology.