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apprehension
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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apprehension
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • Do these correspond to the phases of apprehension?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • —Aquinas, said Stephen, says that is beautiful the apprehension of which pleases.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The first phase of apprehension is a bounding line drawn about the object to be apprehended.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • In other words, the synthesis of immediate perception is followed by the analysis of apprehension.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The first step in the direction of beauty is to understand the frame and scope of the imagination, to comprehend the act itself of esthetic apprehension.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • —To finish what I was saying about beauty, said Stephen, the most satisfying relations of the sensible must therefore correspond to the necessary phases of artistic apprehension.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • —This hypothesis, Stephen repeated, is the other way out: that, though the same object may not seem beautiful to all people, all people who admire a beautiful object find in it certain relations which satisfy and coincide with the stages themselves of all esthetic apprehension.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • —He uses the word VISA, said Stephen, to cover esthetic apprehensions of all kinds, whether through sight or hearing or through any other avenue of apprehension.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • —He uses the word VISA, said Stephen, to cover esthetic apprehensions of all kinds, whether through sight or hearing or through any other avenue of apprehension.  (not reviewed by editor)

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