The Resource Adorno on music, Robert W. Witkin

Adorno on music, Robert W. Witkin

Label
Adorno on music
Title
Adorno on music
Statement of responsibility
Robert W. Witkin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Adorno is one of the leading cultural thinkers of the twentieth century. This is the first detailed account of Adorno's texts on music from a sociological perspective. In clear, non-technical language, Robert Witkin guides the reader through the complexities of Adorno's argument about the link between music and morality and between musical works and social structure. It was largely through these works Adorno established the right of the arts to be acknowledged as a moral and critical force in the development of a modern society. By recovering them for non-musicologists, Witkin adds immeasurabl
Member of
Cataloging source
INU
Dewey number
780/.92
Index
index present
LC call number
ML423.A33
LC item number
W55 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
International library of sociology
Label
Adorno on music, Robert W. Witkin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-204) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Musica moralia -- Society in sonata-form -- Beethoven late and soon -- Wagner -- Breaking the code -- Mahler and Berg -- Schoenberg -- Stravinsky -- The culture industry and all that jazz -- Taking a critical line for a walk
Control code
ocm70764582
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 213 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781136215377
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b36671344
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)70764582
  • ebscoaca1136215379

Library Locations

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