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Making sense : a theory of interpretation

Author: Paul Thom
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, ©2000.
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Critics and artists claim the title of interpreter for themselves. Scientists do not so readily describe themselves in this way. This text recognizes that whenever interpretation occurs there may be  Read more...

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Thom, Paul.
Making sense.
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, ©2000
(OCoLC)606257607
Online version:
Thom, Paul.
Making sense.
Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, ©2000
(OCoLC)608590928
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Thom
ISBN: 0847697827 9780847697823 0847697835 9780847697830
OCLC Number: 42475787
Description: vii, 119 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Data and Difficulties: The La Scala Eracle, Lavoisier's Oxygen, and Various People's Shakespeare --
2. Structure: Schikaneder's Flugwerk, Gilda's Body, and Horowitz's Liszt --
3. Process: Greek Meteorology, The Potato Eaters, and Madonna's "Fever" --
4. Kinds --
5. General Rules: The Uninspired Archaeologist and Freud's Macbeth --
6. Special Rules: The Offstage Piano and Elvis's "Hound Dog" --
7. Conclusions.
Responsibility: Paul Thom.

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Thom's framework is important and along the right lines. Anyone interested in interpretation should give careful consideration to these views. British Journal of Aesthetics This is a very lucid and Read more...

 
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