Author: Armchair Geographer

The Philosophy of Aesthetics, The City, and Esthetic Perception

– Bruce Long One of the most striking relationships between any two bodies of knowledge and human experience is the interaction and interdependence between the city and philosophy. Yes – you read that correctly. Philosophy is the story of the city, and vice versa.  How to defend such a bold (but perhaps unsurprising) claim with substance? Well, any trained philosopher will tell you that philosophy would never have been possible without the polis, and thence the metropolis. Philosophy – and by extension natural philosophy and science – are children of the city. One cannot afford time to think and...

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