Art History Portable Edition, Book 3: A View of the World / Edition 3

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Overview

Art History Portable Edition by Marilyn Stokstad offers exactly the same content as Art History, Third Edition but in smaller individual booklets for maximum student portability. The combined six segment set consists of four booklets that correspond to major periods in Western art and two that cover global art. Each book is available individually, making them ideal for courses focused on individual periods.

Book 3: Art History: A View of the World-Part I can be used for such courses as:

  • Islamic Art
  • Art of South and Southeast Asia before 1200
  • Chinese and Korean Art before 1279
  • Japanese Art before 1392
  • Art of the Americas before 1300
  • Art of Ancient Africa

Book 1: Art History: Ancient Art

Book 2: Art History: Medieval Art

Book 3: Art History: A View of the World, Part One: Asian, African, and Islamic Art and Art of the Americas

Book 4: Art History: Fourteenth to Seventeenth Century Art

Book 5: Art History: A View of the World, Part Two: Asian, African, and Oceanic Art and Art of the Americas

Book 6: Art History: Eighteenth to Twenty-First Century

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780136054061
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • Publication date: 12/28/2007
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 192
  • Product dimensions: 8.60 (w) x 11.40 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Table of Contents

8. ISLAMIC ART 282

ISLAM AND EARLY ISLAMIC SOCIETY 284

ART DURING THE EARLY CALIPHATES 285

Architecture 286

Calligraphy 292

Ceramics and Textiles 294

LATER ISLAMIC ART 294

Architecture 295

Portable Arts 300

Manuscripts and Painting 303

THE OTTOMAN EMPIRE 305

Architecture 305

Illuminated Manuscripts and Tugras 306

THE MODERN ERA 307

IN PERSPECTIVE 308

TIMELINE 309

BOXES

THE OBJECT SPEAKS A Mamluk Glass Oil Lamp 296

ELEMENTS OF ARCHITECTURE

Mosque Plan 289

Arches and Muqarnas 292

TECHNIQUE

Carpet Making 303

ART AND ITS CONTEXT

The Five Pillars of Islam 299

9. ART OF SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST ASIA BEFORE 1200 310

THE INDIAN SUBCONTINENT 312

INDUS VALLEY CIVILIZATION 312

THE VEDIC PERIOD 315

THE MAURYA PERIOD 316

THE PERIOD OF THE SHUNGAS AND EARLY ANDHRAS 319

Stupas 319

Buddhist Rock-Cut Halls 321

THE KUSHAN AND LATER ANDHRA PERIODS 322

The Gandhara School 323

The Mathura School 323

The Amaravati School 324

THE GUPTA PERIOD 325

Buddhist Sculpture 326

Painting 326

THE POST-GUPTA PERIOD 327

The Early Northern Temple 327

Monumental Narrative Reliefs 329

The Early Southern Temple 333

THE TENTH THROUGH THE FOURTEENTH CENTURIES 333

The Monumental Northern Temple 333

The Monumental Southern Temple 335

The Bhakti Movement in Art 336

ART OF SOUTHEAST ASIA 336

IN PERSPECTIVE 340

TIMELINE 341

BOXES

THE OBJECT SPEAKS Shiva Nataraja of the Chola Dynasty 331

ELEMENTS OF ARCHITECTURE

Stupas and Temples 320

ART AND ITS CONTEXT

Meaning and Ritual in Hindu Temples and Images 328

MYTHS AND RELIGION

Buddhism 317

Hinduism 318

Mudras 325

10. CHINESE AND KOREAN ART BEFORE 1279 342

THE MIDDLE KINGDOM 344

NEOLITHIC CULTURES 344

Painted Pottery Cultures 344

Liangzhu Culture 345

BRONZE AGE CHINA 346

Shang Dynasty 346

Zhou Dynasty 348

THE CHINESE EMPIRE: QIN DYNASTY 349

HAN DYNASTY 349

Philosophy and Art 351

Architecture 353

SIX DYNASTIES 354

Painting 354

Calligraphy 356

Buddhist Art and Architecture 356

SUI AND TANG DYNASTIES 357

Buddhist Art and Architecture 358

Figure Painting 361

SONG DYNASTY 361

Philosophy: Neo-Confucianism 362

Northern Song Painting 362

Southern Song Painting and Ceramics 365

THE ARTS OF KOREA 366

The Three Kingdom Period 366

The Unified Silla Period 368

Goryeo Dynasty 368

IN PERSPECTIVE 370

TIMELINE 371

BOXES

THE OBJECT SPEAKS The Silk Road During the Tang Period 350

ELEMENTS OF ARCHITECTURE

Pagodas 361

TECHNIQUE

Piece-Mold Casting 347

ART AND ITS CONTEXT

Chinese Characters 348

Confucius and Confucianism 355

MYTH AND RELIGION

Daoism 352

11. JAPANESE ART BEFORE 1392 372


PREHISTORIC JAPAN 374

Jomon Period 374

Yayoi and Kofun Periods 376

ASUKA PERIOD 378

Horyu-ji 379

NARA PERIOD 382

HEIAN PERIOD 383

Esoteric Buddhist Art 383

Pure Land Buddhist Art 384

Calligraphy and Painting 386

KAMAKURA PERIOD 388

Pure Land Buddhist Art 389

Zen Buddhist Art 391

IN PERSPECTIVE 392

TIMELINE 393

BOXES

THE OBJECT SPEAKS Monk Sewing 390

TECHNIQUE

Joined-Wood Sculpture 387

ART AND ITS CONTEXT

Writing, Language, and Culture 376

Arms and Armor 389

MYTH AND RELIGION

Buddhist Symbols 381

12. ART OF THE AMERICAS BEFORE 1300 394

THE NEW WORLD 396

MESOAMERICA 397

The Olmes 398

Teotihuacan 399

The Maya 402

CENTRAL AMERICA 407

SOUTH AMERICA: THE CENTRAL ANDES 408

The Paracas and Nazca Cultures 410

The Moche Culture 411

NORTH AMERICA 412

The East 412

The Woodland Period 412

The Mississippian Period 412

The North American Southwest 416

IN PERSPECTIVE 418

TIMELINE 419

BOXES

THE OBJECT SPEAKS Rock Art 414

TECHNIQUE

Andean Textiles 409

ART AND ITS CONTEXT

Maya Record Keeping 403

The Cosmic Ball Game 405

13. ART OF ANCIENT AFRICA 420

THE LURE OF ANCIENT AFRICA 422

AFRICA–THE CRADLE OF ART AND CIVILIZATION 422

AFRICAN ROCK ART 424

Saharan Rock Art 424

SUB-SAHARAN CIVILIZATIONS 425

Nok 425

Igbo Ukwu 427

Ife 429

Benin 430

OTHER URBAN CENTERS 432

Jenné 433

Great Zimbabwe 433

Kongo Kingdom 436

IN PERSPECTIVE 438

TIMELINE 439

BOXES

THE OBJECT SPEAKS A Warrior Chief Pledging Loyalty 428

ART AND ITS CONTEXT

Southern African Rock Art 426

DEFINING ART

The Myth of “Primitive” Art 424

World Map WM1

Glossary G1

Bibliography B1

Credits C1

Index I1

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