Music and philosophy

by Marcel, Gabriel

Publisher: Marquette University Press in Milwaukee, Wis

Written in English
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  • Music -- Philosophy and aesthetics.

Edition Notes

StatementGabriel Marcel ; translated by Stephen Maddux & Robert E. Wood ; with an introduction by Robert E. Wood.
SeriesMarquette studies in philosophy ;, no. 42, Marquette studies in philosophy ;, #42.
ContributionsMaddux, J. Stephen., Wood, Robert E., 1934-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML3800 .M2413 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3409339M
ISBN 10087462665X
ISBN 109780874626650
LC Control Number2005025286

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Music is at once technical and emotional. Form and content are by: The philosophy of music involves a study of basic questions regarding music, such as what music really is, what are the conditions that classify something as music (as opposed to noise, for example), how does culture influence music, how music is perceived as pleasurable and what is the relationship between music and emotions.

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It certainly is an introduction: (1) Kivy assumes the reader to have little or no background in either music or philosophy, (2) Kivy aims for breadth rather then depth (not to say there isn't depth), and (3) the overall level of difficulty, in terms of Cited by: Modern philosophers generally assume that music is a problem to which philosophy ought to offer an answer.

Andrew Bowie's Music, Philosophy, and Modernity suggests, in contrast, that music might offer ways of responding to some central questions in modern philosophy/5. PMER invites original and previously unpublished submissions, including articles (no longer than words) addressing philosophical or theoretical issues relevant to music education; responses to articles that have appeared in PMER, or comments on other issues relevant to the philosophy of music education (no longer than words); and book reviews, offering critical.

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