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Philosophy, aesthetics & criticism of music (W354): The study of the nature, quality and beauty of music and our evaluation, interpretation and enjoyment of music and its performance.

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Document David Hume, 'On the Standard of Taste'

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18th century, Art, beauty, David Hume view
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