Abstraction and Empathy: A Contribution to the Psychology of Style / Edition 1

Abstraction and Empathy: A Contribution to the Psychology of Style / Edition 1

by Wilhelm Worringer
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1566631777

ISBN-13: 9781566631778

Pub. Date: 10/01/1997

Publisher: Dee, Ivan R. Publisher

Worringer's classic study argues that in historical periods of anxiety and uncertainty, man seeks to abstract objects from their unpredictable state and transform them into absolute, transcendental forms. With an introduction by Hilton Kramer.

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Worringer's classic study argues that in historical periods of anxiety and uncertainty, man seeks to abstract objects from their unpredictable state and transform them into absolute, transcendental forms. With an introduction by Hilton Kramer.

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ISBN-13:
9781566631778
Publisher:
Dee, Ivan R. Publisher
Publication date:
10/01/1997
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
168
Product dimensions:
6.68(w) x 7.98(h) x 0.47(d)

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