Author: Easton

Beauty is one of the most controversial topics in literature. A number of debates have been held about the nature of beauty, and its role in politics. Beauty has traditionally been regarded as one of the highest values. This notion has a history stretching back to ancient Greek philosophy. Ancient and medieval philosophers viewed beauty as the ultimate value. In the 18th century, the ideas of the philosophes Kant and Hume emphasized the subjective nature of beauty. The classical concept of beauty was embodied in classical music, architecture, and sculpture. It focuses on harmony, proportionality, and balance. Often expressed in…

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