Lessons on the Analytic of the Sublime

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Lessons on the Analytic of the Sublime
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Author Jean-François Lyotard
Original title Leçons sur l'Analytique du Sublime
Country France
Language French
Subject Philosophy
Published 1991
Media type Print

Lessons on the Analytic of the Sublime (French: Leçons sur l'Analytique du Sublime) is a 1991 book by Jean-François Lyotard.

Summary[edit]

Lyotard provides a detailed reading of Immanuel Kant's description of the sublime in the Critique of Judgment (1790).[1]

Scholarly reception[edit]

Lessons on the Analytic of the Sublime has been seen as Lyotard's most important work since The Differend (1983).[2]

References[edit]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ Malpas 1993. p. 137.
  2. ^ Schrift 1999. p. 524.

Bibliography[edit]

Books
  • Malpas, Simon (1993). Jean-François Lyotard. London: Routledge. ISBN 0-415-25615-1. 
  • Schrift, Alan D. (1999). Audi, Robert, ed. The Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-63722-8.