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Unit 3 Beauty and perception


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aesthetics
a branch of philosophy concerned with the study of beauty.
all walks of life
different
background
the back part of a picture or a story.
balance
when elements are treated equally in terms of strength or importance.
chaotic
not having any order or organization.
comes down to
essential or necessary
composition
the way in which the parts of something are arranged.
context
the general situation that an idea or an event relates to.
crucial
extremely important.
depression
is a mental state in which one is sad and cannot enjoy anything.
ethical
relating to ideas or moral beliefs; morally good or correct.
ethics
are ideas or moral beliefs that influence the behavior, attitudes or philosophy of a group of people.
expose to
to bring into contact with.
fleeting
quickly
foreground
the front part of a picture.
geometric
relating to patterns and shapes with regular lines.
geometry
a branch of mathematics concerned with points,, lines, surfaces, solids and dimensions; the shape and arrangement of the parts of something.
imperfect
when something is not perfect or has faults.
in concert
work well together.
insight
understanding or the power of seeing into a situation.
insightful
having or showing an accurate and deep understanding; perceptive.
notion
idea or belief.
pedestrian
ordinary
principles
the basic rules or laws of a particular theory.
proportion
the size of something or its shape in relation to other things.
pursue
to follow something or someone.
pursuit
the act of following something or someone.
surreal
strange or dreamlike.
tone
the general character or feel of something (a place or piece of writing).
ushered in
brought it into being.
violate
to break a rule or formal agreement.
violation
the act of breaking a rule or formal agreement
warts and all
both the positive and the negative side of something or someone.