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Listening

Author: Jean-Luc Nancy; Charlotte Mandell
Publisher: New York : Fordham University Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A lyrical meditation on listening, this book examines sound in relation to the human body. It also explores the mystery of music & its effects on the listener.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Nancy, Jean-Luc.
Listening.
New York : Fordham University Press, ©2007
(OCoLC)655018008
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jean-Luc Nancy; Charlotte Mandell
ISBN: 9780823227723 0823227723 9780823227730 0823227731 082322774X 9780823227747
OCLC Number: 85822662
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Notes: "The two final essays, "How music listens to itself" and "March in spirit in our ranks," have been added by the author for the English-language edition"--Title page verso.
Description: xii, 85 pages : illustrations, music ; 21 cm
Contents: Listening --
"March in spirit in our ranks" --
How music listens to itself.
Other Titles: A l'écoute.
Responsibility: Jean-Luc Nancy ; translated by Charlotte Mandell.
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A lyrical meditation on listening, this work examines sound in relation to the human body. It also explores the mystery of music and of its effects on the listener.  Read more...

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"In Charlotte Mandell's splendid translation of Jean-Luc Nancy's brief but passionate A l'ecoute, the French philosopher gives us a glimpse of this completely different philosophy of music" -Current Read more...

 
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