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  • Framing Borders in Literature and Other Mediaby Werner Wolf; Walter Bernhart

    Editions Rodopi 2006; US$ 140.00

    This book is both a contribution to an interdisciplinary study of literature and other media and a pioneering application of cognitive and frame-theoretical approaches to these fields. In the temporal media a privileged place for the coding of cognitive frames are the beginnings while in spatial media physical borders take over many framing functions.... more...

  • Art Entrepreneurshipby Mikael Scherdin; Ivo Zander

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2011; US$ 40.00

    This pioneering book explores the connections between art and artistic processes and entrepreneurship. The authors expertly identify several areas and issues where research on art and artistic processes can inform and develop the traditional field of entrepreneurship research. Nine original chapters by an international group of scholars take a detailed... more...

  • Artby Parveen Adams

    Karnac Books 2003; US$ 31.95

    Each of the contributors addresses the theoretical questions by pursuing a definite artistic problem, including a close look at the relation between the image and the object in Hitchcock's Vertigo, the sexual aesthetics of Caravaggio, the artistic pen of Barthes, and how Cronenberg's film Crash functions as a sinthome. more...

  • Teaching Creative Arts & Media 14+by Markham May; Sue Warr

    McGraw-Hill Education 2011; US$ 42.00

    This book will explore the nature of the creative and media sector and describe issues and debates surrounding creative and media, as well as teaching and learning strategies. more...

  • The Landscape of Humanityby Anthony O'Hear

    Andrews UK 2011; US$ 20.99

    The fourteen essays in this book develop a conception of human culture, which is humane and traditionalist. Focusing particularly on notions of beauty and the aesthetic, it sees within our culture intimations of the transcendent, and in two essays the nature of religion is directly addressed. A number of essays also explore the relation between politics... more...

  • Cultural Participationby Ann Rigney; Douwe W. Fokkema

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1993; US$ 165.00

    Culture is studied in this collection, not merely as a set of products, but in terms of the involvement of individuals and groups in the making and using of such products. A wide range of activities, from the reading and writing of poetry to watching soccer on television, is surveyed by an international group of scholars from diverse disciplines: cultural... more...

  • ARTSby Maria Burguete; Lui Lam

    World Scientific Publishing Company 2011; US$ 46.00

    This book treats arts as part of science, from the unified perspective of Science Matters. It contains 17 chapters, with 18 contributors who are prominent humanists, professional artists, or scientists. It consists of three parts: Part I: Philosophy and History of Arts; Part II: Arts in Action; Part III: Understanding Arts. The book is aimed at both... more...

  • I Must Not Think Bad Thoughtsby Mark Dery

    University of Minnesota Press 2012; US$ 25.00

    A head-spinning thrill ride through contemporary American culture more...

  • Untersuchungen zur Ontologie der Kunstby Roman Ingarden

    De Gruyter 1962; US$ 119.71

    Untersuchungen Zur Ontologie Der Kunst: Musikwerk Bild Architektur Film. more...

  • Women of the Underground: Artby Zora von Burden

    Manic D Press, Inc. 2012; US$ 16.99

    The unconventional, the radical, the subversive, the unorthodox: revealing interviews with underground women artists. more...