Re-Probe into “Loftiness" in Aesthetics
LI Yan-yan (Literary School, Qubu Normal University, Qubu, Shandong Province 273165)
As one important branch of aesthetics, the definiti on of Loftiness has experienced an ever-lasting evolution. In the aesthetic history, the explanatio n of Loftiness was always done around its nature-born features, neglecting the a spects of its aesthetic judgment and emotion experience. In the article, combini ng psychology and anthropology to explain Loftiness, it is found out that it's a special and inevitable phenomenon during the history of human pursuit and evolu tion, which has the functions like evoking and surpassing. The discovery will su rely benefit in exploring the original meaning of Loftiness and the meaning of m odern human's existence.
【CateGory Index】： B83-02