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Philosophies of Arts An Essay in Differences

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ISBN-10: 052159829X

ISBN-13: 9780521598293

Edition: 1997

Authors: Peter Kivy

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Instead of engaging in an obsessive quest for sameness, Kivy argues that we should explore the differences between the arts. Through five case studies from literature and music, he proposes a new strategy for defining fine art.
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Book details

List price: $56.99
Copyright year: 1997
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 6/13/1997
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 260
Size: 6.02" wide x 9.06" long x 0.67" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

How We Got Here, and Why
Where we are
Reading and representation
On the unity of form and content
The laboratory of fictional truth
The quest for musical profundity
The liberation of music