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Music, Art, and Metaphysics

Jerrold Levinson - Philosophy - 2011 - 440 pages
This is a long-awaited reissue of Jerrold Levinson's 1990 book Music, Art, and Metaphysics, which gathers together the writings that made him a leading figure in contemporary ...
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Music in the Moment

Jerrold Levinson - Music - 1997 - 184 pages
"Jerrold Levinson's new book, Music in the Moment, makes a major contribution to the now flourishing field of philosophy of music. He has a daring thesis about music listening ...
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Aesthetics and Ethics: Essays at the Intersection

Jerrold Levinson - Philosophy - 2001 - 328 pages
This major collection of essays examines issues surrounding aesthetics and ethics.
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The End of Art and Beyond: Essays After Danto

Arto Haapala, Jerrold Levinson, Veikko Rantala - Art - 1997 - 218 pages
Is there a future for art? The contributors to this volume discuss whether art has an essential kind of history, derived from its own internal dynamic; whether that history has ...
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Suffering Art Gladly: The Paradox of Negative Emotion in Art

Jerrold Levinson - Art - 2013 - 288 pages
A collection of newly composed essays, some with a historical focus and some with a contemporary focus, which addresses the problem of explaining the appeal of artworks whose ...
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Intention Interpretation

Gary Iseminger - Literary Criticism - 2010 - 304 pages
"...an excellent and comprehensive discussion of a debate that was initiated in this century in William Wimsatt's and Monroe C. Beardsley's influential article 'The Intentional ...
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The Interpretation of Music: Philosophical Essays

Michael Krausz - Religion - 1993 - 288 pages
Nineteen previously unpublished essays discussing the aesthetic, cultural, and historical aspects of musical interpretation. The contributors include Lydia Goehr, Roger Scruton ...
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