Philosophy & Social Aspects

307 titles from eBooks.com
The Monuments Men: Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History

The Monuments Men

Allied Heroes, Nazi Thieves, and the Greatest Treasure Hunt in History

Center Street (2009)
US$11.99

At the same time Adolf Hitler was attempting to take over the western world, his armies were...

Issues in Curating Contemporary Art and Performance
US$19.00

Issues in Curating Contemporary Art and Performance proposes that the concept of curating is a...

Venus in Exile: The Rejection of Beauty in Twentieth-century Art

Venus in Exile

The Rejection of Beauty in Twentieth-century Art

Free Press (2001)
US$17.99

Whereas previous eras had celebrated beauty as the central aim of art, the modernist avant-garde...

Living and Sustaining a Creative Life: Essays by 40 Working Artists
US$32.00

In this day and age, when art has become more of a commodity and art school graduates are convinced...

The Potentials of Spaces: The Theory and Practice of Scenography & Performance

The Potentials of Spaces

The Theory and Practice of Scenography & Performance

US$32.00

The book interrogates notions of distance, interval, time and space explorations in scenography and...

The Lives of the Muses: Nine Women & the Artists They Inspired

The Lives of the Muses

Nine Women & the Artists They Inspired

HarperCollins (2009)
US$13.99

All loved, and were loved by, their artists, and inspired them with an intensity of emotion akin to...

Philosophy of Art: A Contemporary Introduction

Philosophy of Art

A Contemporary Introduction

US$42.95

Philosophy of Art is a textbook for undergraduate students interested in the topic of philosophical...

Art, Technology, Consciousness: Mind@large
US$32.00

Within a technological context, this volume addresses contemporary theories of consciousness,...

Seeing Power: Art and Activism in the Twenty-first Century

Seeing Power

Art and Activism in the Twenty-first Century

US$12.99

In our chaotic world of co-opted imagery, does art still have power? A fog of images and ...

The Philosophy of Andy Warhol: From A to B and Back Again

The Philosophy of Andy Warhol

From A to B and Back Again

US$14.95

A loosely formed autobiography by Andy Warhol, told with his trademark blend of irony and detachment...