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By Emory Elliott, Lou Freitas Caton, Jeffrey Rhyne

Aesthetics in a Multicultural Age examines a number of major multidisciplinary and multicultural themes in the topic of aesthetics. Addressing the vexed relation of the humanities and feedback to present political and cultural matters, the individuals to this quantity try to bridge the 2 decades-old hole among students and critics who carry conflicting perspectives of the needs of artwork and feedback. by means of exploring a number of the ways that international migration and increasing ethnic variety are affecting cultural productions and prompting reassessment of the character and function of aesthetic discourse, this quantity presents a brand new overview of aesthetic rules and practices inside modern arts and letters.

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One makes war to win, not because it is just" (182, emphasis added). For Foucault, this is not a psychological description (of the way the proletariat thinks); rather, it is an account of what "justifies" proletarian class struggle, which Foucault supports. The justification, he says, is not justice, since it does not exist except as tied inextricably to power (180; see the following discussion). It is power, the newly acquired power of the proletariat after its victory, that will justify its struggle.

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