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- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 39.95
Engaging Art explores what it means to participate in the arts in contemporary society ? from museum attendance to music downloading. Drawing on the perspectives of experts from diverse fields (including Princeton scholars Robert Wuthnow and Paul DiMaggio; Barry Schwartz, author of The Paradox of Choice ; and MIT scholars Henry Jenkins and Mark... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2007; US$ 40.00
Aims to inform academics, policy makers, support agencies and creative entrepreneurs about issues on the Creative Industries research agenda, and platforms. This book provides insights into the creative entrepreneurial process from an international perspective. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 59.95
Originally published in 1962, the experimental study of aesthetics was a field particularly associated with the name of C.W. Valentine, who in this book provided a critical review of research carried out since the end of the nineteenth century principally by British and American psychologists. The investigations described, many of them conducted by... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 48.95
The Explicit Body in Performance interrogates the avant-garde precedents and theoretical terrain that combined to produce feminist performance art. Among the many artists discussed are: * Carolle Schneemann * Annie Sprinkle * Karen Finley * Robbie McCauley * Ana Mendieta * Ann Magnuson * Sandra Bernhard * Spiderwoman Rebecca Schneider tackles... more...
- Springer Singapore 2015; US$ 129.00
This book, written by the national think tank of China, presents a comprehensive analysis of the key elements and unique characteristics in Chengdu?s development into a global city. To do so, it adopts both external and internal perspectives: externally, it highlights Chengdu?s agglomeration and linkage so as to identify the differences in its overall... more...
- eContent Management Pty Ltd 2006; US$ 45.00
The arts constitute a garden in which we commune with the life force and grow physically, intellectually, emotionally and spiritually, and without which we cannot live. We have a responsibility to tend this garden, and to nourish its enduring cycles of evolution and growth. This ground-breaking and vital book shows us how. It is the result of sustained... more...
- Verlag und Datenbank für Geisteswissenschaften - VDG Weimar 2006; Not Available
This book explores the image and identity of émigré painters, sculptors and graphic artists from Nazi Germany in Britain between 1933 and 1945. It focuses on a neglected field of Exile Studies, that of exiled artists in Britain. Methodologies used in this study have been developed by Exile Studies and History of Art, but also by Postcolonialism, scholars... more...
- The Edwin Mellen Press 2010; US$ 149.95
This book studies three types of Guatemalan art that represent imagines of community. The particular techniques and structure of each set of works project an imagining of community that is unique to those pieces. Studying the pieces together lays the groundwork for re-imagining the relation of arts and society. This book contains nineteen color photographs. more...
- transcript 2014; US$ 35.68
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...
- Gabler Verlag 2009; US$ 69.99
Die Autoren stellen unterschiedliche Ansätze der Kreativen Industrien differenziert dar. Sie untersuchen spezifische Geschäftsmodelle und entsprechende Finanzierungsanforderungen für die spezielle und in sich heterogene Struktur der kreativen Industrien mit überwiegend Klein- und Kleinstunternehmen. Dies erfordert auch kreative Förderinstrumente und... more...