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The Arts: General & Reference

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Rastafari and the Arts: An Introduction

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Rastafari and the Arts: An Introduction

Darren J. N. Middleton

The Arts: General & Reference; Eclectic & esoteric religions & belief systems; Cultural studies

Paperback

First published in 2014. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. [more]

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The Modernist World

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The Modernist World

Allana Lindgren, Stephen Ross

The Arts: General & Reference; Literary studies: from c 1900 -

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The Modernist World is an accessible yet cutting edge volume which redraws the boundaries and connections among interdisciplinary... [more]

$553.95  $498.55

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Didactics

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Didactics

Sonnenzimmer

The Arts: General & Reference

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Art. Design. DIDACTICS by Sonnenzimmer (the Chicago- based art studio of Nick Butcher and Nadine Nakanishi) is a collection... [more]

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Pataphysics: A Useless Guide

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Pataphysics: A Useless Guide

Andrew Hugill

Theory of art

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Of all the French cultural exports over the last 150 years or so, 'pataphysics--the science of imaginary solutions and the... [more]

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Realism After Modernism: The Rehumanization of Art and Literature

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Realism After Modernism: The Rehumanization of Art and Literature

Devin Fore

Theory of art; Literary studies: from c 1900 -

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The human figure made a spectacular return in visual art and literature in the 1920s. Following modernism's withdrawal, nonobjective... [more]

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Dinge Im Kontext: Artefakt, Handhabung Und Handlungsasthetik Zwischen Mittelalter Und Gegenwart

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Dinge Im Kontext: Artefakt, Handhabung Und Handlungsasthetik Zwischen Mittelalter...

The Arts: General & Reference; Popular culture

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Conversations in Colombia

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Conversations in Colombia

Hans-Ulrich Obrist

Theory of art

Paperback

A series of conversations held in 2011 with artists, filmmakers, writers and even the former mayor of Bogotá serendipitously... [more]

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The Archaeologies of Modernity: The Avant-Garde Bildung

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The Archaeologies of Modernity: The Avant-Garde Bildung

Rainer Rumold

The Arts: General & Reference; Literary studies: general

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Archaeologies of Modernity explores the shift from the powerful tradition of literary forms of Bildung uthe education of the... [more]

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Arts Management and Cultural Policy Research

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Arts Management and Cultural Policy Research

Jonathan Paquette, Eleonora Redaelli

The Arts: General & Reference; Cultural studies; Management & management techniques

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This book aims to present concepts, knowledge and institutional settings of arts management and cultural policy research.... [more]

$200.15  $180.15

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Agents of Liberation: Holocaust Memory in Contemporary Art and Film Documentary

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Agents of Liberation: Holocaust Memory in Contemporary Art and Film Documentary...

Zoltan Kekesi

Theory of art; Film theory & criticism; The Holocaust

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This book examines film projects made by key artists of the international art scene that are capable of reflecting critically... [more]

$131.35  $118.20

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Sarong Kebaya: Peranakan Fashion in an Interconnected World, 1500-1950

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Sarong Kebaya: Peranakan Fashion in an Interconnected World, 1500-1950

Peter Lee

The Arts: General & Reference

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Structural Intuitions: Seeing Shapes in Art and Science

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Structural Intuitions: Seeing Shapes in Art and Science

Martin Kemp

Theory of art; Philosophy: aesthetics; Philosophy of science

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All great achievements of science must start from intuitive knowledge, wrote Albert Einstein. In Structural Intuitions , a... [more]

$78.75  $70.90

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Arts Education Beyond Art: Teaching Art in Times of Change

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Arts Education Beyond Art: Teaching Art in Times of Change

Pascal Gielen, Barend van Heusden

Theory of art

Paperback

Discussions about the state of arts education often focus on the experiences, emotions and technical skills of artists, rather... [more]

$44.95  $40.45

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The Form of Meaning / The Meaning of Form: Studies in the History of Art from Late Antiquity to Jackson Pollock

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The Form of Meaning / The Meaning of Form: Studies in the History of Art...

Irving Lavin

Theory of art; History of Art & Design Styles

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Volumes I and II bring together all of Irving Lavin's studies aside from those on Gian Lorenzo Bernini. They range from studies... [more]

$738.60  $664.75

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Gustave Dore

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Gustave Dore

Victoria Charles Ph.D.

The Arts: General & Reference

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$33.95  $30.55

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Making Media Studies: The Creativity Turn in Media and Communications Studies

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Making Media Studies: The Creativity Turn in Media and Communications Studies...

David Gauntlett

The Arts: General & Reference; Public speaking guides; Communication studies; Society & culture: general; Sociology & anthropology

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$102.40  $92.15

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Aestheticism: Deep Formalism and the Emergence of Modernist Aesthetics

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Aestheticism: Deep Formalism and the Emergence of Modernist Aesthetics

Michalle Gal

The Arts: General & Reference; History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Philosophy: aesthetics; Cultural studies

Paperback

This book offers, for the first time in aesthetics, a comprehensive account of aestheticism of the 19&ltSUP>th&lt/SUP> century... [more]

$158.45  $142.60

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Skatebook 6 (Logan Kincade)

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Skatebook 6 (Logan Kincade)

Mike Ballard, First Last (Loyola University Maryland, USA)

The Arts: General & Reference; Photographic reportage; Rollerblading, skateboarding, etc

Paperback

skatebook6 is destine to be a classic, featuring a cover photograph of Heath Ledger from the movie Z Boys, people do not know... [more]

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Stolen, Smuggled, Sold: On the Hunt for Cultural Treasures

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Stolen, Smuggled, Sold: On the Hunt for Cultural Treasures

Nancy Moses

Forgery, falsification & theft of artworks; Museums & museology

Hardback

Stolen, Smuggled Sold: On the Hunt for Cultural Treasures tells the dark and compelling stories of iconic cultural objects... [more]

$90.60  $81.55

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A Syncretistic Theory of Depiction

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A Syncretistic Theory of Depiction

Alberto Voltolini

Theory of art; Philosophy of mind; Philosophy: aesthetics

Hardback

What is depiction? A new answer is given to this venerable question by providing a syncretistic theory of depiction that tries... [more]

$200.15  $180.15

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Digital Creativity: Something from Nothing

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Digital Creativity: Something from Nothing

Gregory Sporton

The Arts: General & Reference; Technology: general issues; Computing: general

Hardback

Examining the role and impact of technology on creative practice, and how technology evolution determines the forms and format... [more]

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Transvisuality: the Cultural Dimension of Visuality

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Transvisuality: the Cultural Dimension of Visuality

Tore Kristensen, Anders Michelsen, Frauke Wiegand

Theory of art; Art & design styles: from c 1960

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Explores the ways in which the 'stuff' of visuality-an image like a photograph, an incident on TV, a cinematic oeuvre- are... [more]

$320.05  $288.05

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Social Work Artfully: Beyond Borders & Boundaries

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Social Work Artfully: Beyond Borders & Boundaries

Christina Sinding, Hazel Estella Barnes

The Arts: General & Reference; Social work

Paperback

The past two decades have witnessed a vigorous challenge to social work. A growing global convergence between the market and... [more]

$127.35  $114.60

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The Securitization and Policing of Art Theft: The Case of London

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The Securitization and Policing of Art Theft: The Case of London

Dr. John Kerr

Forgery, falsification & theft of artworks; Crime & criminology; Criminal justice law

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$295.30  $265.75

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Women Artists: The Linda Nochlin Reader

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Women Artists: The Linda Nochlin Reader

Maura Reilly, Maura Reilly

Theory of art; History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Feminism & feminist theory

Hardback

Providing an overview of Nochlins life and work, this book includes both her major thematic texts and her monographic texts... [more]

$77.05  $69.35

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