9780534625689

Exploring Art A Global, Thematic Approach (with CD-ROM and InfoTrac)

  • ISBN 13:

    9780534625689

  • ISBN 10:

    0534625681

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 07/22/2004
  • Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
  • Newer Edition

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Summary

Part I: WHAT IS ART? WHO MAKES ART? WHO USES ART? 1. A Human Phenomenon. 2. Language of Art. 3. Language of Architecture. 4. Deriving Meaning. 5. Who Makes Art? 6. Who Uses Art? Part II: WHY DO WE MAKE ART? Survival and Beyond. 7. Food and Shelter. 8. Reproduction and Sexuality. Religion. 9. Deities and Places of Worship. 10. Mortality and Immortality. The State. 11. Power, Politics and Glory. 12. Social Protest/Affirmation. Self and Society. 13. The Human Body. 14. Race, Gender, Clan and Class. 15. Nature, Knowledge and Technology. 16. Entertainment. Post View (Epilogue). Appendix.

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