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A JOURNEY THROUGH THE STIMULATING HISTORY OF ART

UNDERSTANDING ART takes a chronological/historical approach to art, focusing on art works from ancient to contemporary times. Students will understand how historical, political, geographical, social, and religious events shape each culture's art and makes it unique. The text blends art history with cultural and social traditions, emphasizing the role of art in everyday life. The images and content present art as historical evidence of the creative process. The traditions of Western Europe are examined along with those of China, Japan, India, Native America, and Africa.

Book Details
ISBN-13: 9780026623599
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
Publisher Imprint: Mcgraw-Hill Education
Edition: 2
Language: English
Returnable: Y
Spine Width: 24 mm
Width: 222 mm
ISBN-10: 0026623595
Publisher Date: 01 Jan 1999
Binding: Hardback
Height: 281 mm
No of Pages: 366
Series Title: Understanding Art
Weight: 1362 gr
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