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The Arts: General & Reference titles - 8,582 results

Art and Humanist Ideals: Contemporary Perspectives

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Art and Humanist Ideals: Contemporary Perspectives

William Kelly

Theory of art

Hardback

An anthology of selected texts and images from around the world. Raises issues relating to the roles of art and artists in... [more]

$44.95

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Fleming's Arts and Ideas

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Fleming's Arts and Ideas

William Fleming, Mary Warner Marien

Theory of art; History of Art & Design Styles

Mixed media product

Chronologically explores a breadth of humanities topics from antiquity to the present. New author Mary Warner Marien continues... [more]

$117.95

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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

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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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Law for Artists: Copyright, the Obscene and All the Things in Between

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Law for Artists: Copyright, the Obscene and All the Things in Between

Blu Tirohl

The Arts: General & Reference; Law as it applies to other professions

Paperback

Written especially for professional artists and those studying the visual arts, Law for Artists is an accessible guide to... [more]

$115.55  $104.00

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Photo Archives and the Idea of Nation

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Photo Archives and the Idea of Nation

Costanza Caraffa, Tiziana Serena

The Arts: General & Reference

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The question of the (photographic) construction and representation of national identity is not limited to the long 19th century,... [more]

$178.00  $160.20

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Jens Hoffmann: (Curating) from A to Z

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Jens Hoffmann: (Curating) from A to Z

Jens Hoffmann

Theory of art

Paperback

(Curating) From A to Z offers a summary of the development of curatorial practice over the last two decades, seen through... [more]

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Why LA? Pourquoi Paris?: An Artistic Pairing of Two Iconic Cities

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Why LA? Pourquoi Paris?: An Artistic Pairing of Two Iconic Cities

Diane Ratican, Nick Lu

The Arts: General & Reference; Popular culture; Places & peoples: pictorial works

Paperback

For the first time, the cities of Los Angeles and Paris are illustrated in parallel. --Front flap. [more]

$43.00  $38.70

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The Perils of Uglytown: Studies in Structural Misanthropology from Plato to Rembrandt

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The Perils of Uglytown: Studies in Structural Misanthropology from Plato...

Harry Berger Jr.

The Arts: General & Reference; Literary studies: general

Paperback

Applies and brings up to date the methods of interpretation Berger has developed during the past half-century in his studies... [more]

$73.75  $66.40

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Creative Entrepreneur: From Zero to Indie

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Creative Entrepreneur: From Zero to Indie

Epona Schweer

The Arts: General & Reference; Computer games: strategy guides

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The games, film and music industries in particular show an increased need for good buisness development advice in the wake... [more]

$97.30  $87.55

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A Piercing Light: Beauty, Faith, and Human Transcendence

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A Piercing Light: Beauty, Faith, and Human Transcendence

James Jacobs

Theory of art; Western philosophy, from c 1900 -; Philosophy: aesthetics

Paperback

The meeting of Jacques Maritain and the avant-garde artist Jean Cocteau in the summer of 1925 produced two significant results:... [more]

$67.35  $60.60

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

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

Nick Jaffe, Rebecca Barniskis, Barbara Hackett Cox

Theory of art; Teaching of a specific subject

Paperback

Teaching Artist Handbook is based on the premise that teaching artists have the unique ability to engage students as fellow... [more]

$58.20  $52.40

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Pontormo and Rosso Fiorentino: Diverging Paths of Mannerism

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Pontormo and Rosso Fiorentino: Diverging Paths of Mannerism

Carlo Falciani, Antonio Natali

The Arts: General & Reference; Renaissance art; Reference works

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A broad and multifaceted overview of the masterpieces of Pontormo and Rosso Fiorentino. [more]

$84.90  $76.40

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The Believer, Issue 112: The Art Issue

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The Believer, Issue 112: The Art Issue

Vendela Vida, Heidi Julavits, Andrew Leland

The Arts: General & Reference; Serials, periodicals, abstracts, indexes

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The Believer's mission is to introduce readers to the best and most interesting work in the world of art, culture, and thought--whether... [more]

$21.25  $18.70

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British Museum Technical Research Bulletin

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British Museum Technical Research Bulletin

David Saunders

Conservation, restoration & care of artworks; Museums & museology

Paperback

This bulletin, part of an annual series which Archetype Publications publishes in association with the British Museum, offers... [more]

$117.00  $105.30

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Das Unbewusste Im Bild: Psychoanalytische Kunstbetrachtungen

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Das Unbewusste Im Bild: Psychoanalytische Kunstbetrachtungen

Gisela Greve

The Arts: General & Reference; Psychology

Paperback

Bilder von Kunstlern sagen uns Betrachtern vieles - doch nicht alles erschliesst sich auf den ersten Blick. Es bedarf eines... [more]

$99.90  $89.90

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Malaysian Batik: Reinventing a Tradition

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Malaysian Batik: Reinventing a Tradition

Noor Azlina Yunus

The Arts: General & Reference

Paperback

Malaysian Batik features a bolder, freer design than traditional batik... [more]

$33.95  $30.55

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Representer Le Pouvoir: Images Du Pouvoir Dans La Litterature Et Les Arts

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Representer Le Pouvoir: Images Du Pouvoir Dans La Litterature Et Les Arts...

Marie-Madeleine Castellani, Fiona McIntosh-Varjabedian

The Arts: General & Reference; Literary theory; Social & cultural anthropology

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$157.05  $141.35

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Cultural Property Crime: An Overview and Analysis on Contemporary Perspectives and Trends

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Cultural Property Crime: An Overview and Analysis on Contemporary Perspectives...

Joris Kila, Marc Balcells

Forgery, falsification & theft of artworks; Crime & criminology

Paperback

In Cultural Property Crime, experts from a wide range of disciplines provide analytical insights into classical and contemporary... [more]

$130.15  $117.15

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Go Ahead, Create

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Go Ahead, Create

Paul Hamilton (Queen Mary University of London)

The Arts: General & Reference

Paperback

Go Ahead, Create is a book about discovering a person's own innate creative potential. Creativity isn't reserved for a few... [more]

$21.00  $18.50

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American Art Directory

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American Art Directory

Eileen Fanning

The Arts: General & Reference; Reference works

Paperback

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$731.20  $658.10

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Delicious Decadence - The Rediscovery of French Eighteenth-Century Painting in the Nineteenth Century

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Delicious Decadence - The Rediscovery of French Eighteenth-Century Painting...

Guillaume Faroult, Monica Preti, Christoph Martin Vogtherr

Art: financial aspects; History of art & design styles: c 1600 to c 1800; Painting & paintings

Hardback

The History of Collecting is a topic of central importance to many academic disciplines, and shows no sign of abating in popularity.... [more]

$250.05  $225.05

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Management and the Arts

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Management and the Arts

William James Byrnes

The Arts: General & Reference; Management & management techniques

Paperback

The fifth edition of Management and the Arts provides you with theory and practical applications from all arts management... [more]

$143.65  $129.30

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The Symbol Gives Rise to Thought: Writings on Art by Marina Warner Volume I

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The Symbol Gives Rise to Thought: Writings on Art by Marina Warner Volume...

Vivian Sky Rehberg, Marina Warner

Theory of art; Individual artists, art monographs

Paperback

Brings together a selection of writings on art by internationally acclaimed novelist, historian and critic Marina Warner.... [more]

$62.00  $55.80

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Towards a New Cultural Cartography

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Towards a New Cultural Cartography

Karen Marta

Theory of art; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections

Paperback

In this volume, curators, theorists, artists and writers argue for methods of map-making that go beyond geographic representation.... [more]

$49.00  $44.10

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The Grey House Performing Arts Directory

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The Grey House Performing Arts Directory

The Arts: General & Reference; Dance & Performing arts; Directories

Paperback

The Grey House Performing Arts Directory offers unequaled coverage of the Performing Arts over 8,500 listings of the major... [more]

$505.35  $454.80

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