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Of Vulgarity

John Ruskin

Publisher: Good Press

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In 'Of Vulgarity,' John Ruskin delves into the cultural perceptions of vulgarity and its impacts on society and the arts. Through a combination of critical analysis and philosophical pondering, Ruskin explores the complexities of what constitutes vulgarity and how it influences social norms and artistic expression in the Victorian era. His eloquent prose and insightful commentary shed light on the intricate relationship between aesthetics, morality, and societal standards, making this book a valuable contribution to the field of cultural studies. Ruskin's writing style is both profound and accessible, inviting readers to contemplate the deeper meaning behind seemingly trivial actions and choices. As a renowned art critic and social thinker, Ruskin's perspectives in 'Of Vulgarity' are shaped by his observations of the changing societal landscape and his dedication to promoting moral and aesthetic values. This book is recommended to readers interested in exploring the intersections of art, culture, and ethics, as well as to those intrigued by the intellectual discourse of the Victorian era.
Available since: 03/16/2020.
Print length: 144 pages.

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