TITLE

Music and sociology for the 1990s: a changing critical perspective

AUTHOR(S)
Scott, D.B.
PUB. DATE
July 1990
SOURCE
Musical Quarterly;1990, Vol. 74 Issue 3, p385
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Asserts that the erosion of the idea of mass culture during the 1980s has resulted in a crisis in music aesthetics, and a collapse of modernist idealism. Importance of sociological theory and method to music-historical studies; The mass culture debate; Selective interpretation of what is important; Areas of neglect; The social significance of music; More.
ACCESSION #
9102111473

 

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