Philosophy of the Performing Arts (Foundations of the Philosophy of the Arts)

By: David Davies (Author)

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This book provides an accessible yet sophisticated introduction to the significant philosophical issues concerning the performing arts.Presents the significant philosophical issues concerning the performing arts in an accessible style, assuming no prior knowledge

Provides a critical overview and a comprehensive framework for thinking about the performing arts

Examines the assumption that classical music provides the best model for thinking about artistic performance across the performing arts

Explores ways in which the 'classical paradigm' might be extended to other musical genres, to theatre, and to dance

Applies the thinking on performing arts to the issue of 'performance art'

Title: Philosophy of the Performing Arts (Foundations of the Philosophy of the Arts)

Author Name: David Davies (Author)

Categories: Other,

Publisher: U.S.A., Wiley-Blackwell: 2011

ISBN Number: 1405188022

ISBN Number 13: 9781405188029

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Type: Ex-Library

Seller ID: 060968

Description: Good condition. Ex-Libray copy. Philosophy of the Performing Arts (Foundations of the Philosophy of the Arts) By David Davies (Author) Product Details Hardcover: 248 pages Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell; 1 edition (May 10, 2011) Language: English ISBN-10: 1405188022 ISBN-13: 9781405188029 Product Dimensions: 6.3 x 0.7 x 9.3 inches

Keywords: Philosophy of the Performing Arts (Foundations of the Philosophy of the Arts)