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  • Archaeologizing' Heritage?by Michael Falser; Monica Juneja

    Springer 2013; US$ 129.00

    This book investigates what has constituted notions of 'archaeological heritage' from colonial times to the present. It includes case studies of sites in South and Southeast Asia with a special focus on Angkor, Cambodia. The contributions, the subjects of which range from architectural and intellectual history to historic preservation and restoration,... more...

  • Kunstsoziologieby Alfred Smudits

    De Gruyter Oldenbourg 2014; US$ 626.00

    Dieser Band bietet einen Überblick über die Entwicklung kunstsoziologischer Ansätze und Theorien von der philosophischen Ästhetik bis hin zur gegenwärtigen Situation. Es wird von einem sehr weiten Verständnis von Kunst ausgegangen, das auch Phänomene der Populärkultur miteinbezieht. Der Autor diskutiert die Herausforderungen an eine zeitgemäße Kunstsoziologie... more...

  • The Geographical Unconsciousby Argyro Loukaki

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 144.95

    This ambitious and innovative volume stretches over time and space, over the history of modernity in relation to antiquity, between East and West, to offer insights into what the author terms the 'geographical unconscious'. She argues that, by tapping into this, we can contribute towards the reinstatement of some kind of morality and justice... more...

  • 101 Top Techniques for Artistsby SAA

    F+W Media 2014; US$ 22.99

    101 Top Techniques for Artists is a colourful compendium packed full of practical tips and techniques by 101 of today?s most popular leading artists. Each technique is presented in clear, simple step-by-step instructions that describe how to complete the project yourself, including a full list of materials and detailed images to guide you along... more...

  • Kommunikation im Populärenby Roger Lüdeke

    transcript 2014; US$ 35.18

    Popkultur ist allgegenwärtig: Film und Musik sind globale Träger kapitaler Inhalte wie Liebe, Tod, Wahrheit, Vertrauen, Stil, Geschmack und Gemeinschaft. Anders als die Sozial- und Kulturwissenschaften haben die Textwissenschaften jedoch bisher vergleichsweise verhalten auf die Herausforderungen des Phänomens reagiert. Der Fokus dieses Bandes liegt... more...

  • Textmaschinen - Kinetische Poesie - Interaktive Installationby Roberto Simanowski

    transcript 2014; US$ 34.11

    Kunst in digitalen Medien führt vielfach Experimente der klassischen Avantgarde weiter und schafft faszinierende ästhetische Phänomene. Wie begegnen Publikum und Kritik diesen neuen Erscheinungen? Soll man sich auf die Effekte der Programmierung konzentrieren, auf die Materialität der Zeichen und die Intensität des Erlebens, wie es Lyotards »Ästhetik... more...

  • Mobility and Fantasy in Visual Cultureby Lewis Johnson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 140.00

    This volume offers a varied and informed series of approaches to questions of mobility?actual, social, virtual, and imaginary?as related to visual culture. Contributors address these questions in light of important contemporary issues such as migration; globalization; trans-nationality and trans-cultural difference; art, space and place; new media;... more...

  • Methods and Nationsby Michael J. Shapiro

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 53.95

    Methods and Nations critiques one of the primary deployments of twentieth-century social science: comparative politics whose major focus has been "nation-building" in the "Third World," often attempting to universalize and render self-evident its own practices. International relations theorists, unable to resist the "cognitive imperialism" of a state-centric... more...

  • Against the Flowby Peter Abbs

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 63.95

    At once provocative and inspiring , Against the Flow is a work of polemic from an internationally respected writer and thinker on arts education. Peter Abbs argues that contemporary education ignores the aesthetic and ethical as a result of being in thrall to such forces as the market economy and managerial and functional dictates. He identifies the... more...

  • The Routledge Companion to Research in the Artsby Michael Biggs; Henrik Karlsson

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 53.95

    The Routledge Companion to Research in the Arts is a major collection of new writings on research in the creative and performing arts by leading authorities from around the world. It provides theoretical and practical approaches to identifying, structuring and resolving some of the key issues in the debate about the nature of research in the arts... more...