Art History: The Key Concepts by Jonathan HarrisArt History: The Key Concepts by Jonathan Harris

Art History: The Key Concepts

byJonathan HarrisEditorJonathan Harris

Paperback | October 31, 2006

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A comprehensive critical guide, Art History: The Key Concepts considers thefull range of issues facing the field today, drawing on related areas such as cultural theory and media studies. Covering the development, present status and future direction of art history, entries span wide a variety of terms and concepts such as Abstract Expressionism, design, feminism, genre,iconography and language. A clearly presented and accessible work, key features include: user-friendly A-Z format fully cross-referenced entries suggestions for further reading. Engaging and insightful, as well as easy to follow and use, this is an essential reference guide for undergraduate and postgraduate students, as well as anyone with an interest in this fascinating field.
Jonathan Harrisis Professor of Art History at the University of Liverpool. He is author ofWriting Back to Modern Art: After Greenberg, Fried, and Clark(Routledge, 2005) andThe New Art History: A Critical Introduction(Routledge, 2001). Jonathan Harris also wrote introductions to the four volumes of Arnold Hauser's 1951 classicThe Social...
Title:Art History: The Key ConceptsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:360 pages, 8.4 × 5.4 × 1 inPublished:October 31, 2006Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0415319773

ISBN - 13:9780415319775

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Table of Contents

Introduction.  Art History: The Key Concepts.   Bibliography.  Index