A concise survey of music philosophy / Donald A. Hodges.
By: Hodges, Donald A.Call number: 780.1 H688C Material type: BookPublisher: New York, N.Y. ; Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group, 2017Description: xxxi, 297 p. : ill.ISBN: 9781138954519 (pbk.).Subject(s): Music -- Philosophy and aesthetics
Section I. Beginning the journey. 1, The plan and purpose of this book. 2, Science and religion. 3, Knowledge and education. 4, Beauty. 5, Emotion. 6, Aesthetics. 7, A philosophical framework -- Section II. A review of major music philosophies. 8, Contributions to music philosophy from the ancient Greeks. 9, From classical antiquity to the Renaissance. 10, Rationalism, empiricism, and idealism. 11, Formalism. 12, Expressionism. 13, Symbolism. 14, Phenomenology. 15, Pragmatism. 16, Social philosophy. 17, Praxialism. 18, Feminism. 19, Postmodernism -- Section III. Making it your own. 20, Articulating a philosophy of music. 21, Applying your philosophy. 22, Advocacy.