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  • The Spaces of the Hospital

    Spatiality and Urban Change in London 1680-1820, 1st Edition

    By Dana Arnold

    The Spaces of the Hospital examines how hospitals operated as a complex category of social, urban and architectural space in London from 1680 to 1820. This period witnessed the transformation of the city into a modern metropolis. The hospital was very much part of this process and its spaces, both…

    Paperback – 2013-07-08
    Routledge

  • Art in the Roman Empire

    1st Edition

    By Michael Grant

    Michael Grant has specially selected some of the most significant examples of painting, portraits, architecture, mosaic, jewellery and silverware, to give a unique insight into the functions and manifestations of art in the Roman Empire. Art in the Roman Empire shows how many of the most impressive…

    Paperback – 2013-05-08
    Routledge

  • Dynamics and Performativity of Imagination

    The Image between the Visible and the Invisible, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bernd Huppauf, Christoph Wulf

    In this interdisciplinary anthology, essays study the relationship between the imagination and images both material and mental. Through case studies on a diverse array of topics including photography, film, sports, theater, and anthropology, contributors focus on the role of the…

    Paperback – 2013-02-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • New Games

    Postmodernism After Contemporary Art, 1st Edition

    By Pamela M. Lee

    Pamela M. Lee’s New Games revisits postmodernism in light of art history's more recent embrace of "the contemporary." What can the theories and practices associated with postmodernism tell us about the obsession with the contemporary in both the academy and the art world? In looking at work by Dara…

    Paperback – 2012-11-16
    Routledge
    Theories of Modernism and Postmodernism in the Visual Arts

  • Image Studies

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Sunil Manghani

    Image Studies offers an engaging introduction to visual and image studies. In order to better understand images and visual culture the book seeks to bridge between theory and practice; asking the reader to think critically about images and image practices, but also simultaneously to make images and…

    Paperback – 2012-11-09
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Theatre Design

    1st Edition

    By Stephen Di Benedetto

    This introduction to theatre design explains the theories, strategies, and tools of practical design work for the undergraduate student. Through its numerous illustrated case studies and analysis of key terms, students will build an understanding of the design process and be able to:…

    Paperback – 2012-03-01
    Routledge

  • Entering the Picture

    Judy Chicago, The Fresno Feminist Art Program, and the Collective Visions of Women Artists, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jill Fields

    In 1970, Judy Chicago and fifteen students founded the groundbreaking Feminist Art Program (FAP) at Fresno State. Drawing upon the consciousness-raising techniques of the women's liberation movement, they created shocking new art forms depicting female experiences. Collaborative work and…

    Paperback – 2011-09-14
    Routledge
    New Directions in American History

  • An Introduction to Nineteenth-Century Art

    1st Edition

    By Michelle Facos

    Using the tools of the "new" art history (feminism, Marxism, social context, etc.) An Introduction to Nineteenth-Century Art offers a richly textured, yet clear and logical, introduction to nineteenth-century art and culture. This textbook will provide readers with a basic historical framework of…

    Paperback – 2011-03-21
    Routledge

  • Art Of Memory

    1st Edition

    By F A Yates

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2010-10-18
    Routledge

  • Aesthetics and Material Beauty

    Aesthetics Naturalized, 1st Edition

    By Jennifer A. McMahon

    In Aesthetics and Material Beauty, Jennifer A. McMahon develops a new aesthetic theory she terms Critical Aesthetic Realism - taking Kantian aesthetics as a starting point and drawing upon contemporary theories of mind from philosophy, psychology, and cognitive science. The creative process does…

    Paperback – 2009-06-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy

  • Art and Aesthetics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marta Herrero, David Inglis

    Under what social conditions do particular sorts of arts and aesthetics arise and flourish, and under what conditions do they decline and disappear? What types of artistic and aesthetic practices exist outside of museums, galleries, and other high-cultural institutions? In what ways are social…

    Hardback – 2008-11-25
    Routledge
    Critical Concepts in the Social Sciences

  • Learning to Look at Paintings

    2nd Edition

    By Mary Acton

    Learning to Look at Paintings is an accessible guide to the study and appraisal of paintings, drawings and prints. Mary Acton shows how you can develop visual, analytical and historical skills in learning to look at and understand an image by analysing how it works, what its pictorial elements are…

    Paperback – 2008-09-30
    Routledge

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