JOURNAL OF

COMPARATIVE LITERATURE 

AND AESTHETICS

 

VOLUME I : NUMBER I

SUMMER : 1978

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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In the Sacred Memory of

ANANDA KENTISH COOMARA SWAMY

Pioneer of Comparative Studies in Eastern and Western Aesthetics


 

 

 

 

 

EDITORIAL BOARD

 

Indian  Members:

 

Foreign Members

K.B. Tripathy (Cuttack)

Rene Wellek (U.S.A.)

 

K.R.S. Iyengar (Madras)

John Fisher (U.S.A.)

 

V.Y. Kantak (Baroda)

Harold Osborne (U.K.)

 

V.K. Gokak (Bangalore)

Mircea Eliade (U.S.A.)

 

V. Raghavan (Madras)

T.O. Ling (U.K.)

 

M. Niyog (Punjab)

M.H. Abrams (U.S.A.)

 

J. Chakravorty (Calcutta)

John Hospers(U.S.A)

 

S.S. Mishra (Benaras)

V.G. Vitsaxis (Greece)

 

P.S. Sastri (Nagpur)

J.V. Boulton (U.K)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Managing Editor:

A.C. Sukla

Jyoti Vihar : Burla

Sambalpur, : Orissa (India)

 


 

CONTENTS

 

Editorial

1

P.S. Sastri:

East and West in Coomaraswamy’s Theory of Art

 

13

Harold Osborne

Aesthetic Perception

 

21

Trevor Ling:

Humanity’s Relation to Nature in Buddhist Thought

 

27

John Hospers:

Art and Morality

 

55

Ananta Charana Sukla:

Problem of Understanding and Enjoyment

In Aesthetic Experience

 

65

Discussions and Book Reviews:

On Coleridge’s Aesthetics discussed by V.K. Gokak

 

The Concept of Imitation in Greek

And Indian Aesthetics

Reviewed by H.Panda