ART THEORY A VERY SHORT INTRODUCTION CYNTHIA FREELAND PDF

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In today’s art world many strange, even shocking, things qualify as art. In this Very Short Introduction Cynthia Freeland explains why innovation and controversy. Buy By Cynthia Freeland Art Theory: A Very Short Introduction by Cynthia Freeland (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices. About the Series: Oxford’s Very Short Introductions offers concise and of subjects–from Islam to Sociology, Politics to Classics, and Literary Theory to History.

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To purchase this item, please add the product to your basket and click the Shopping basket link above to view your basket and continue. In today’s art world many strange, even shocking, things qualify as art. In ary Very Short Introduction Cynthia Freeland explains why innovation and controversy are valued in the arts, weaving together philosophy and art theory with many fascinating examples.

She discusses blood, beauty, culture, money, museums, sex, and politics, clarifying contemporary and historical accounts of the nature, function, and interpretation of the arts.

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Freeland also propels us into the future by surveying cutting-edge web sites, alongside the latest research on the brain’s role in perceiving art. This clear, provocative book engages with the big debates surrounding our responses to art and is an invaluable introduction to anyone interested in thinking about art. Can travel in one’s pocket. Should be a treat for the art-lovers amongst the academics. List of Illustrations 1: Blood and Beauty 2: Paradigms and Purposes 3: Money, Markets, Museums 5: Gender, Genius, and Guerrilla Girls 6: Cognition, Creation, Comprehension 7: Freeland is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Houston.

She has published on topics in the philosophy of art and film, ancient Greek philosophy, and feminist theory. She is also author aft The Naked and the Thdory Evil and the Appeal of Horror and co-editor of Philosophy and Film The price listed on this page is the recommended retail price for Japan. Prices are subject to change without notice. Add to cart To purchase this item, please add the product to your basket and click the Shopping basket link above to view your basket and continue.

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Art Theory: A Very Short Introduction – Cynthia Freeland – Oxford University Press

Description Index About the author Reading Guide. Freeland’s energetic and engaging voice breezily guides the reader, while employing an astonishing array of examples to illuminate and introvuction her explications.

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