Robert W. Witkin's Adorno on Music (International Library of Sociology) PDF

By Robert W. Witkin

Adorno is likely one of the top cultural thinkers of the 20th century. this can be the 1st specified account of Adorno's texts on track from a sociological viewpoint. In transparent, non-technical language, Robert Witkin courses the reader during the complexities of Adorno's argument concerning the hyperlink among tune and morality and among musical works and social constitution. It was once mostly via those works Adorno proven the best of the humanities to be stated as an ethical and demanding strength within the improvement of a contemporary society. via improving them for non-musicologists, Witkin provides immeasurably to our appreciation of this gigantic of twentieth-century thought.

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