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The Arts: General & Reference

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Didactics

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Didactics

Sonnenzimmer

The Arts: General & Reference

Paperback

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

Paperback

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 -

Paperback

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...

Thomas Popper

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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Between Jerusalem and Europe: Essays in Honour of Bianca Kuhnel

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Between Jerusalem and Europe: Essays in Honour of Bianca Kuhnel

Renana Bartal, Hanna Vorholt

Theory of art; History of Art & Design Styles; Cultural studies

Hardback

Between Jerusalem and Europe: Essays in Honour of Bianca Kuhnel analyses how Jerusalem is translated into the visual and material... [more]

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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

Hardback

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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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

Hardback

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

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Art's Philosophical Work

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Art's Philosophical Work

Andrew Benjamin

Theory of art; History of Art & Design Styles; Philosophy: aesthetics

Hardback

World-leading philosopher Andrew Benjamin presents a radically new materialist philosophy of art and a rethinking of the history... [more]

$237.65  $213.90

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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]

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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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Modern German Plays: An Advanced German Textbook

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Modern German Plays: An Advanced German Textbook

Peter Yang

The Arts: General & Reference; Language teaching & learning (other than ELT); Literature: history & criticism; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: post-colonial literature

Paperback

Designed to meet the instructional needs of advanced German courses, this volume combines a number of pedagogically proven... [more]

$112.90  $101.60

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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 19th century as a philosophical... [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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Andrea del Sarto: The Renaissance Workshop in Action

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Andrea del Sarto: The Renaissance Workshop in Action

Julian Brooks

The Arts: General & Reference

Hardback

This publication is issued on the occasion of the exhibition Andrea del Sarto: The Renaissance Workshop in Action, on view... [more]

$154.55  $139.10

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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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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

Hardback

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

Hardback

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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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Teaching Artist Handbook: Tools, Techniques, and Ideas to Help Any Artist Teach

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Teaching Artist Handbook: Tools, Techniques, and Ideas to Help Any Artist...

Nick Jaffe, Becca Jaffe, Barbara Hackett Cox

The Arts: General & Reference; Teaching of a specific subject

Paperback

Based on the premise that teaching artists have the ability to engage students as fellow artists, this book includes a collection... [more]

$58.20  $52.40

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In Other Shoes: Music, Metaphor, Empathy, Existence

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In Other Shoes: Music, Metaphor, Empathy, Existence

Kendall L. Walton

The Arts: General & Reference; Theory of music & musicology; Philosophy: aesthetics

Paperback

In fifteen essays-one new, two newly revised and expanded, three with new postscripts-Kendall L. Walton wrestles with philosophical... [more]

$79.95  $71.95

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Making Sense: Beauty, Creativity, and Healing

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Making Sense: Beauty, Creativity, and Healing

Bandy Lee, Nancy Olson, Thomas P. Duffy

The Arts: General & Reference; Psychology; Public health & preventive medicine

Hardback

Beginning with an essay on the individually and globally therapeutic qualities of art and beauty by Elaine Scarry of Harvard... [more]

$221.75  $199.60

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Installation and the Moving Image

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Installation and the Moving Image

Catherine Elwes

Theory of art; Installation art

Hardback

Film and video create an illusory world, a reality elsewhere, and a material presence that both dramatizes and demystifies... [more]

$195.25  $175.75

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