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Guide to the American Society for Aesthetics Records
MS-0064  
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  • Overview of the Collection
  • Historical Note:
  • Access Terms
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Contents

  • Overview of the Collection

    Collection Title: American Society for Aesthetics Records
    Dates: 1935-1995
    Identification: MS-0064
    Creator: American Society for Aesthetics
    Physical Description: 5.00 linear ft
    Language of Materials: English
    Repository: Special Collections & University Archives
    5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
    San Diego, CA, 92182-8050
    URL: http://library.sdsu.edu/scua
    Email: scref@rohan.sdsu.edu
    Phone: 619-594-6791

    Historical Note:

    The American Society for Aesthetics was organized in 1942 for the promotion of study, research, discussion, and publication in aesthetics and related fields. The Society furthers the study of the arts and related types of experience from a philosophical, historical, critical, and educational point of view.
    The society holds an annual meeting, at which papers are read and discussed. Regional divisions of the Society hold local meetings in various cities. The Society also publishes "The Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism."

    Access Terms

    This collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

    Corporate Name:

    American Society for Aesthetics -- Archives
    American Society for Aesthetics -- History -- Sources

    Genre/Form of Material:

    Organizational Records

    Title:

    Journal of aesthetics and art criticism

    Topical Term:

    Aesthetics -- United States -- Societies, etc

    Administrative Information

    Conditions Governing Use:

    The copyright interests in some of these materials have been transferred to or belong to San Diego State University. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections means that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish.  Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

    Conditions Governing Access:

    This collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation:

    Identification of item, folder title, box number, American Society for Aesthetics Records, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.

    Scope and Contents

    The collection includes correspondence, meeting minutes, reports, conference information, and election information. It is arranged chronologically.