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- Melville House 2017; US$ 12.99
One of the country's leading activist curators explores how corporations and governments have used art and culture to mystify and manipulate us. The production of culture was once the domain of artists, but beginning in the early 1900s, the emerging fields of public relations, advertising and marketing transformed the way the powerful communicate... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95
American territorial borders have undergone significant and unparalleled changes in the last decade. They serve as a powerful and emotionally charged locus for American national identity that correlates with the historical idea of the frontier. But the concept of the frontier, so central to American identity throughout modern history, has all but... more...
- Simon & Schuster 2016; US$ 35.00 US$ 25.99
A compelling and radical collection of essays on art, feminism, neuroscience, psychology, and philosophy from prize-winning novelist Siri Hustvedt, the acclaimed author of The Blazing World and What I Loved . Siri Hustvedt has always been fascinated by biology and how human perception works. She is a lover of art, the humanities, and the sciences.... more...
- Hodder & Stoughton 2016; US$ 24.99
As well as being a prize-winning, bestselling novelist, Siri Hustvedt is widely regarded as a leading thinker in the fields of neurology, feminism, art criticism and philosophy. She believes passionately that art and science are too often kept separate and that conversations across disciplines are vital to increasing our knowledge of the human mind... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 150.00
As the official architects of Napoleon, Charles Percier (1764?1838) and Pierre-François-Léonard Fontaine (1762?1853) designed interiors that responded to the radical ideologies and collective forms of destruction that took place during the French Revolution. The architects visualized new forms of imperial sovereignty by inverting the symbols of monarchy... more...
- Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 10.99
The destruction of ancient monuments by the Taliban and the Islamic State have shocked observers worldwide. Art historian Maxwell Anderson's Antiquities: What Everyone Needs to Know® analyzes continuing threats to our heritage as well as a balanced account of treaties and laws, collections past and present, forgeries, and other controversial issues.... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 44.95
Performing arts centers (PACs) are an integral part of the cultural and creative industries, significantly influencing the cultural, social, and economic vitality of communities around the world. Virtually all PACs are community-based and serve the public interest, whether structured as a public, nonprofit, for-profit, or hybrid entity. However, there... more...
- Scribe Publications Pty Ltd 2016; US$ 20.99
How one woman helped to shape the Australian art world Kiffy Rubbo was a dynamic and unique force in Australian art in the 1970s. It was the time of ?the personal is political?, of the Vietnam War and the draft, of Indigenous rights and feminism. It was under Kiffy Rubbo?s leadership ? and at a time when the artistic community was increasingly... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95
Visual artists, craftspeople, musicians, and performers have been supported by the development community for at least twenty years, yet there has been little grounded and critical research into the practices and politics of that support. This new Routledge book remedies that omission and brings together varied perspectives from artists, policy-makers,... more...