Philosophers on music : experience, meaning, and work / edited by Kathleen Stock.

Philosophers on Music: Experience, Meaning, and Work presents significant new contributions to central issues in the philosophy of music, written by leading philosophers working in the analytic tradition. The issues tackled include: the question of what sort of thing a work of music is; the nature o...

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Other Authors: Stock, Kathleen
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford, UK ; New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2007.
Series:Mind Association occasional series.
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Summary:Philosophers on Music: Experience, Meaning, and Work presents significant new contributions to central issues in the philosophy of music, written by leading philosophers working in the analytic tradition. The issues tackled include: the question of what sort of thing a work of music is; the nature of the relation between a musical work and versions of it; the nature of musical expression and its contribution to musical experience; the relation of music to. metaphor; the nature of musical irony; the musical status of electro-sonic art; and the nature of musical rhythm. Aestheticians, musicologi.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xii, 260 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9780191526657
0191526657
9786611149208
6611149201