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Books Books 31 - 40 of about 48 related to The Pleasures of Aesthetics: Philosophical Essays.   

Themes in the Philosophy of Music

Stephen Davies - Philosophy - 2003 - 283 pages
Is music a language of the emotions? How do recorded pop songs differ from works created for live performance? Is John Cage's silent piece, 4'33', music? Stephen Davies's new ...
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Aesthetics A &quote;Z

Eran Guter - Reference - 2010 - 224 pages
An ideal guide to aesthetics
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Theories of Art Today

NoŽl Carroll - Art - 2000 - 268 pages
What is art? The philosophers and historians contributing to this volume address the assertion that the term "art" no longer holds meaning. They explore a variety of issues ...
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The Philosophy of Art

Stephen Davies - Philosophy - 2017 - 248 pages
Now available in a fully revised and updated second edition, this accessible and insightful introduction outlines the central theories and ongoing debates in the philosophy of ...
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Emotion and the Arts

Mette Hjort, Sue Laver - Philosophy - 1997 - 320 pages
The only work of its kind, this exciting collection assembles a number of analytically minded philosophers, psychologists, and literary theorists, all of whom seek to provide ...
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Aesthetics and Literature

David Davies - Philosophy - 2007 - 224 pages
The Continuum Aesthetics series looks at the aesthetic questions and issues raised by all major art forms. Stimulating, engaging and highly readable, the series offers food for ...
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Philosophers on Music: Experience, Meaning, and Work

Kathleen Stock - Music - 2007 - 260 pages
Philosophers on Music: Experience, Meaning, and Work presents significant new contributions to central issues in the philosophy of music, written by leading philosophers ...
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Imagination, Music, and the Emotions: A Philosophical Study

Saam Trivedi - Philosophy - 2017 - 205 pages
Articulates an imaginationist solution to the question of how purely instrumental music can be perceived by a listener as having emotional content. Both musicians and ...
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