aesthetic value
The value of something due to its beauty or artistic worth rather than its practical use.

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  • aesthetic value —    or æsthetic value    The value (worth) a thing or event has due to its capacity to evoke pleasure that is recognized as arising from features in the object traditionally considered worthy of attention. Also spelled esthetic …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • aesthetic value — The artistic worth of something as contrasted with its practical value …   Black's law dictionary

  • aesthetic value — worth or merit of an object based on its inherent beauty which is pleasing to the eye …   English contemporary dictionary

  • value + structural law of value —    by David B. Clarke   The term value has currency not only in political economy use value, exchange value, surplus value but also in terms of the great humanist criteria of value, the whole civilisation of moral, aesthetic and practical… …   The Baudrillard dictionary

  • aesthetic — I. adjective also esthetic or aesthetical or esthetical Etymology: German ästhetisch, from New Latin aestheticus, from Greek aisthētikos of sense perception, from aisthanesthai to perceive more at audible Date: 1798 1. a. of, relating to, or… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • aesthetic attitude — The attitude of detached and disinterested, but engaged, contemplation often supposed to be appropriate to understanding the aesthetic value of a work of art. The centrality of an aesthetic attitude is stressed in Kant s Critique of Judgement …   Philosophy dictionary

  • Aesthetic Realism — is the philosophy of aesthetics founded by the American poet and critic Eli Siegel in 1941. Its primary teachings are:* Beauty in art is the making one of opposites, such as order and freedom, logic and passion, strength and grace. * Everyone s… …   Wikipedia

  • value — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 amount of money that sth is worth ADJECTIVE ▪ high, low ▪ the high value of the pound ▪ full, total ▪ real …   Collocations dictionary

  • Value (personal and cultural) — A personal and cultural value is a relative ethic value, an assumption upon which implementation can be extrapolated. A value system is a set of consistent values and measures. A principle value is a foundation upon which other values and… …   Wikipedia

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