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The Oxford Handbook of Critical Improvisation Studies, Volume 2, Hardback Book

The Oxford Handbook of Critical Improvisation Studies, Volume 2 Hardback

Edited by George E. Lewis, Benjamin Piekut

Part of the Oxford Handbooks series


Improvisation informs a vast array of human activity, from creative practices in art, dance, music, and literature to everyday conversation and the relationships to natural and built environments that surround and sustain us.

The two volumes of the Oxford Handbook of Critical Improvisation Studies gather scholarship on improvisation from an immense range of perspectives, with contributions from more than sixty scholars working in architecture, anthropology, arthistory, computer science, cognitive science, cultural studies, dance, economics, education, ethnomusicology, film, gender studies, history, linguistics, literary theory, musicology, neuroscience, new media, organizational science, performance studies, philosophy, popular music studies, psychology,science and technology studies, sociology, and sound art, among others.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 600 pages
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Theory of art
  • ISBN: 9780199892921


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