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Adorno, Modernism and Mass Culture

Essays on Critical Theory and Music

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In examining the work of Theodor Adorno, this collection of essays focuses on the German philosopher's ideas in the field of musicology. Though it addresses complex theories, this inquiry maintains a lucid style, describing the nuances of Adorno's thought while not relying on a great deal of prior knowledge to shed light on his contributions to music theory. Included is a discussion of the applicability of Adorno's ideas to popular music and an assessment of Adorno's continuing relevance in light of other commentaries.

Product code: 9781871082814

ISBN 9781871082814
No. Of Pages 160
Publisher Kahn & Averill
Dimensions (HxWxD in mm) H216xW138xS11
Edition 2nd Revised edition
By the author of "Adorno's Aesthetics of Music". This book consists of four sections: critical theory and music; Adorno's aesthetics of modernism; Adorno, popular music and mass culture; and critical reflections on Adorno.