Perceiving the Arts: An Introduction to the Humanities / Edition 8

Perceiving the Arts: An Introduction to the Humanities / Edition 8

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by Dennis J. Sporre
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131931148

ISBN-13: 9780131931145

Pub. Date: 02/09/2005

Publisher: Prentice Hall

KEY BENEFIT: Written for individuals who have little or no knowledge of the arts, Perceiving the Arts has a specific and limited purpose: to provide an introductory, technical, and respondent-related reference to the arts and literature. KEY TOPICS: Intended to give basic information about each of the arts disciplines–drawing,

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KEY BENEFIT: Written for individuals who have little or no knowledge of the arts, Perceiving the Arts has a specific and limited purpose: to provide an introductory, technical, and respondent-related reference to the arts and literature. KEY TOPICS: Intended to give basic information about each of the arts disciplines–drawing, painting, printmaking, photography, sculpture, architecture, music, theatre, dance, cinema, landscape architecture, and literature–the book seeks to give its readers touchstones concerning what to look and listen for in works of art and literature. MARKET: For arts and humanities instructors and enthusiasts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131931145
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
02/09/2005
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.94(w) x 9.28(h) x 0.43(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

 

Introduction.

 

1. What Are the Arts and How Do We Respond to and Evaluate Them?

 

The Visual Arts.

 

2. Pictures: Drawing, Painting, Printmaking, and Photography.

 

3. Sculpture.

 

The Performing Arts.

 

4. Music.

 

5. Theatre.

 

6. Cinema.

 

7. Dance.

 

The Environmental Arts.

 

8. Landscape Architecture.

 

9. Architecture.

 

The Language Arts.

 

10. Literature.

 

Glossary.

 

For Further Exploration.

 

Index.

 

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Perceiving the Arts: An Introduction to the Humanities 2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
RomaphileFL 3 months ago
This is not the 11th edition. It looks like the 10th edition, which may explain the low price. the 11th edition is much more expensive.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago