The Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, 2nd edition updated in 2014 covers critical thought from a variety of disciplines, including the arts, music, theater, dance, literature, television, film and popular culture.  This 2nd edition expanded coverage of international aesthetics and also is updated with new fields of study. 

Surveys "the full breadth of critical thought on art, culture, and society --from classical philosophy to contemporary critical theory"; includes coverage of international aesthetics, modern aesthetics, new media such as computer art, and areas such as neuroaesthetics. Featuring articles by "distinguished scholars from many fields and countries, the Encyclopedia is a comprehensive survey of major concepts, thinkers, and debates about the meaning, uses, and value of all the arts-from painting and sculpture to literature, music, theater, dance, television, film, and popular culture."

Materials Indexed: Account Books, Biographical Information, Essays Database Type: Encyclopedia Interface Language: English Materials Language: English Subject: Art & Architecture, Dance, Encyclopedias, Film & Media Studies, History (World), Music, Philosophy, Theater Broad Category: Arts, Humanities, Reference