Sonic Experience: A Guide to Everyday Sounds

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While acknowledging the significant gains modernity and post-modernity offer Western civilization in the areas of liberty and knowledge, Schmitz sees in their arguments a superficiality that does not "bite to the bone." In The Recovery of Wonder he proposes we approach the world as a gift in order to regain the sense of wonder Shakespeare so eloquently recognized.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780773529427
  • Publisher: McGill-Queens University Press
  • Publication date: 5/28/2006
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 216
  • Sales rank: 1,320,206
  • Product dimensions: 7.08 (w) x 8.94 (h) x 0.56 (d)

Meet the Author

Jean-Fran├žois Augoyard, a philosopher, urban planner, and musicologist, is the founder of CRESSON at the School of Architecture in Grenoble. Henry Torgue, a sociologist and urban planner, is a researcher at CRESSON and an author, pianist, and composer.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 12, 2013

    Z O M G

    I cat wait for next part!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 12, 2013

    Rose Story Chapter 7- What Secret?

    *Rose woke up in the same room again*She sat up. Her headache was gone.* Then she remember, She and her friends were attacked by Nightmares and she finally met her parents friends.* She climbed out of bed and looked around. Miles, Cocoa, Slasher, and Blackdiamond were asleep in the other beds.* Rose queitly went towards the door and opened it. She saw a hallway going two different directions. She heard talking down the left side of the hall which led downstaired. She walks downstairs to see Tails, Amy, Blaze, Silver, Slasher's father and mother, Knuckles and Rouge in the livingroom talking. Noone notice her.*
    Rose- Mommy?*Everyone looked up and stared at her*
    Amy- Rose? What are you doing out of bed? Your cuts aren't healed yet.*Amy walked towards Rose*
    Rose- Mommy?*A lumb grew in Rose's throat then she began to cry. Rose never cried since she lost her parents*
    Amy-*Amy picked up Rose*Clam down Rose. It's okay. Your safe now.* She began carring Rose back up to the room* She placed Rose in bed*
    Rose- Mommy, where's daddy?
    *Amy paused then answer*
    Amy- He'll come around. Don't worry.*Blaze and Silver came up*
    Silver- Amy, you ready?
    Amy- Yea.* they all walk out but they don't go outside. They walked a little down the hall but Rose could still hear them*
    Silver- Amy, you can't hide it from her forever.
    Amy- Well what am I suppost to do?!
    Blaze- Tell her the truth!
    Blaze- EXCUSE ME?!?!
    Silver- Guys quiet! Do you want to wake up the rest of kids!
    Amy- Does it matter?!
    Silver- Yea. Pretty much.
    Amy- Alright fine but I'm telling her when she wakes up.*Rose heard Amy leave then Silver and Blaze*
    What was Amy going to tell her? She was beginning to feel sleeply so she rested her head on the pillow and fell asleep.*

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 29, 2012


    Hey! Wats up? I have missed u! Skai :o xx

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