• Dictionary of Visual Discourse: A Dialectical Lexicon of Terms book cover

    Dictionary of Visual Discourse

    A Dialectical Lexicon of Terms, 1st Edition

    By Barry Sandywell

    This substantial and ambitious dictionary explores the languages and cultures of visual studies. It provides the basis for understanding the foundations and motivations of current theoretical and academic discourse, as well as the different forms of visual culture that have come to organize…

    Paperback – 2017-09-26

  • The Towns of Roman Britain book cover

    The Towns of Roman Britain

    1st Edition

    Hardback – 2017-02-23

  • Legal Theory and the Humanities: Volume V book cover

    Legal Theory and the Humanities

    Volume V, 1st Edition

    By Peter Goodrich

    Edited by Maksymilian Del Mar

    The papers selected for this volume offer a panorama of problems and methods at the intersection of legal theory and the humanities. All taken from the last three decades, the papers discuss issues such as the role of the emotions and the imagination in legal reasoning, and the protection of the…

    Hardback – 2014-10-01
    The Library of Essays in Contemporary Legal Theory - Second Series

  • Live Art in LA: Performance in Southern California, 1970 - 1983 book cover

    Live Art in LA

    Performance in Southern California, 1970 - 1983, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peggy Phelan

    Live Art in LA: Performance Art in Southern California , 1970-1983 documents and critically examines one of the most fecund periods in the history of live art. The book forms part of the Getty Institute’s Pacific Standard Time initiative – a series of exhibitions, performance re-enactments and…

    Paperback – 2012-05-21

  • Modern Art Culture: A Reader book cover

    Modern Art Culture

    A Reader, 1st Edition

    Edited by Francis Frascina

    Modern Art Culture: A Reader provides an essential resource for understanding the culture of modern art since the 1960s. In recent years, media theorists and historians have asked whether works of imaginative art can have any impact in our image-saturated culture. Given the power of institutions,…

    Paperback – 2008-12-12

  • Modern Art: A Critical Introduction book cover

    Modern Art: A Critical Introduction

    2nd Edition

    By Pam Meecham, Julie Sheldon

    Modern Art: A Critical Introduction traces the historical and contemporary contexts for understanding modern art movements, and the theories that influenced and attempted to explain them. Its radical approach foregoes the chronological approach to art movements in favour of looking at the ways in…

    Paperback – 2004-11-25

  • The Language of Fiction book cover

    The Language of Fiction

    1st Edition

    By Keith Sanger

    What makes literature? How does it work? How do we read it? This work explores these questions and varying literary styles and authorship. It deals with openings, point of view, speech, gender and pop fiction. The book includes a wide-range of literary extracts, from the classics of Hardy and…

    Paperback – 1998-02-26

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