The Western Theory of Tradition

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Author  Sanford Budick
Publisher  Yale University Press
Publication Date   October 11, 2000
ISBN  0300081510
Pages  320

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A study of cultural tradition. Sanford Budick reveals an operative concept of Western cultures: according to this concept, the art of freely receiving and handing on cultural tradition and the act of achieving moral and aesthetic freedom in sublime representation are the same phenomenon.

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