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Critique of pure music

Author: James O Young
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, cop. 2014.
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James O. Young seeks to explain why we value music so highly. He draws on the latest psychological research to argue that music is expressive of emotion by resembling human expressive behaviour. The  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James O Young
ISBN: 9780199682713 0199682712
OCLC Number: 895026607
Description: 1 vol. (XI-199 p.) ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. Music and Expressiveness ; 2. Music and the Arousal of Emotion ; 3. The Content of Music ; 4. Music and Lyrics ; 5. The Value of Music ; Bibliography
Responsibility: James O. Young.
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