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In the Presence of the Sensuous

Mikel Dufrenne

In the Presence of the Sensuous

Essays in Aesthetics (Contemporary Studies in Philosophy and the Human Sciences)

by Mikel Dufrenne

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Published by Humanities Press Intl .
Written in English

  • Aesthetics,
  • Philosophy

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages213
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9712973M
    ISBN 100391036637
    ISBN 109780391036635

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As nouns the difference between sence and sense is that sence is while sense is (senseid) any of the manners by which living beings perceive the physical world: for humans sight, smell, hearing, touch, taste.

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