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Sound Figures of Modernity

German Music and Philosophy

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by University of Wisconsin Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cultural studies,
  • Theory of music & musicology,
  • Philosophy,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • USA,
  • Aesthetics,
  • Ethnomusicology,
  • Instruction & Study - Appreciation,
  • Philosophy / Aesthetics,
  • Germany,
  • Music,
  • Music and literature,
  • Philosophy and aesthetics

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJost Hermand (Editor), Gerhard Richter (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages276
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10317283M
    ISBN 100299219305
    ISBN 109780299219307

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