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Representing Stephen Davies's best shorter writings, these essays outline developments within the philosophy of music over the last two decades, and summarize the state of play at the beginning of a new century. Including two new and previously unpublished pieces, they address both perennial questions and contemporary controversies, such as that over the 'authentic perform ...more
Paperback, 283 pages
Published July 1st 2005 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published March 1st 2003)
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Stephen Davies is a Distinguished Professor of philosophy at the University of Auckland, New Zealand.
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