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Music and Meaning

Jenefer Robinson - Music - 1997 - 261 pages
In order to promote new ways of thinking about musical meaning, this volume brings together scholars in music theory, musicology, and the philosophy of music, disciplines ...
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Musical Meaning and Expression

Stephen Davies - Music - 1994 - 417 pages
We talk not only of enjoying music, but of understanding it. Music is often taken to have expressive import--and in that sense to have meaning. But what does music mean, and ...
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Philosophical Perspectives on Art

Stephen Davies - Art - 2010 - 288 pages
Philosophical Perspectives on Art presents a series of essays devoted to two of the most fundamental topics in the philosophy of art: the distinctive character of artworks and ...
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Cultural Literacy and Arts Education

Ralph Alexander Smith - Education - 1991 - 171 pages
Thirteen experts in the visual arts, literature, music, dance, and theater responded to the arguments of E. D. Hirsch's "Cultural Literacy: What Every American Needs to Know ...
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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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Art and Essence

Stephen Davies, Ananta Charana Sukla - Art - 2003 - 253 pages
Presents a wide offering of contemporary philosophical perspectives--including theoretical, historical, cross-cultural, and evolutionary--regarding the nature of art and the ...
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The Journal of Aesthetic Education

Aesthetics - 1992
Includes special issues.
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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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