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    • Mark the Music: Heidegger on Technology, Art, and the Meaning of Materiality 

      Friedman, James (2012-10-19)
      This thesis attempts to follow one of the central paths through the thought of Martin Heidegger. This path sets out from the chief danger that Heidegger believes to be facing the contemporary world and then proceeds onward ...
    • Monsters in the East 

      Morgan, Mason Lyle (2013-09-24)
      This research is an attempt to implement various artistic aesthetics inspired by the world wars into a fictional narrative focused an artist’s struggle in wartime. Works by Tristan Tzara, William Burroughs, Andre Breton, ...
    • Mood and Personality Predictors of Art Preference 

      Bowersox, Chandler Lee Ann (2015-11-12)
      Research by Swami (2015) indicates that aesthetic stimuli may improve our understanding of individual differences in artistic preferences. However, those findings were exploratory and more comprehensive measures of individual ...
    • War as Aesthetic: The Philosophy of Carl von Clausewitz as the Embodiment of John Dewey's Concept of Experience 

      De Berg, Oak Herbert (2011-10-21)
      This dissertation confirms war as the zenith of aesthetic experience and demonstrates the pragmatic nature of war through explication of John Dewey’s aesthetic philosophy. Likewise, the coherency of Carl von Clausewitz’s ...