Creative Intuition in Art and Poetry has 38 ratings and 2 reviews. Erik said: Recommended by James Schall in Another Sort of Learning, Chapter 11, as one. . T. S. Eliot once called Jacques Maritain “the most conspicuous figure and probably the most powerful force in contemporary philosophy.” His wife and devoted. The Lectures in the Fine Arts National Gallery of Arts, Washington. Author, Jacques Maritain. Publisher, Meridian Books, Original from, the.

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What other items do customers buy after viewing this item? Overall, I can’t really recommend this book except for the first few chapters. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Maritain studied under Henri Bergson but was dissatisfied with his teacher’s philosophy, eventually finding certainty in the system of St. The Courage to Create Paperback. Maybe try Etienne Gilson’s book from the same series, Painting and Reality, which was written partly as a response to Maritain’s book.

Maritain is a kind of poet philosopher whose meanings are not readily translatable into the kind of language I understand. Carlo Trombetta – But there is a sense in reading him of something good and well- intended, of something right.

The third main division, Creative Intuition in the Work, considers the meaning of the work in three steps; in Chapter Seven, the essential meaning; in Chapter Eight the transmission of the meaning; and in the final Chapter, the full meaning.

We may divide it: My library Help Advanced Book Search. Explore the Home Gift Guide. Though there are some magnificent insights on the nature of art and the artist as well as insights on beauty and imperfectionI did not find this book as well articulated as his previous one, “Art and Scholasticism.


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English View all editions and formats Rating: We may not agree with his own personal philosophic stand-point, and may feel that we would criticize where he often approves; but he does not und,;ly intrude his own views upon the reader which cannot be said for some of the other similar books of this series and is for the most part content with the humbler task of the objective historian.

Eliot once called Jacques Maritain “the most conspicuous figure and probably the most powerful force in contemporary philosophy.

Get to Know Us. Write a customer review. Creative Intuition in Art and Poetry: Pantheon Books- Art – pages. According to Jaroslav Pelikan, writing in the Saturday Review of Literature, “He laments that in avant-garde Roman Catholic theology today he can ‘read nothing about the redeeming sacrifice or the merits of the Passion.


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This small review is to vreative nothing more than say than anyone interested in philosophical connections between art and literature, anyone interested in the podtry process might do well to turn to this work.

Refresh and try again. To ask other readers questions about Creative Intuition in Art and Poetryplease sign up. His theory of creative intuition becomes a muddled mess as he strays into psychological ideas which he seems to have pulled out of his hat.

Maybe try Etienne Gilson’s book from the same series, Painting and Reality, which was written partly as a response to Maritain’s book.

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