A new experimental approach to the study of beauty

  1. A. Félix VICO-PRIETO 1
  2. Juan M. ROSAS 1
  4. Cagigas Balcaza, Angel Luis
  1. 1 Universidad de Jaén

    Universidad de Jaén

    Jaén, España

    ROR https://ror.org/0122p5f64

Revista de antropología experimental

ISSN: 1578-4282

Year of publication: 2017

Issue: 17

Pages: 257-260

Type: Article

DOI: 10.17561/RAE.V0I17.3513 DIALNET GOOGLE SCHOLAR lock_openOpen access editor

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Theories of beauty perception have tilting between the importance of the golden section, and the importance of cultural and learning factors on perception of beauty. The contradiction between those approaches may be solved by taking in account the real golden proportion rather than the ideal golden proportion. A new framework to conduct new and more comprehensive experimental approaches to the study of beauty is proposed.

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