Book , Print in English

The art of art history : a critical anthology

edited by Donald Preziosi.
  • Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2009.
  • 2nd ed.
  • vii, 591 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Genre
  • Aufsatzsammlung.
  • Quelle.
  • History.
Series
Summary
  • What is art history? Why, how and where did it originate, and how have its aims and methods changed over time? This work is a guide to understanding art history through a critical reading of the field's most influential texts over the past two centuries.
Contents
  • note: Ch. 1 Art as history
  • Ch. 2 Aesthetics
  • Ch. 3 Form, content, style
  • Ch. 4 Anthropology and/as art history
  • Ch. 5 Mechanisms of meaning
  • Ch. 6 Deconstruction and the limits of interpretation
  • Ch. 7 Authorship and identity
  • Ch. 8 Globalization and its discontents.
Other information
  • Previous edition: 1998.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Eisenhower copy: Purchased with funds from the Debbie & R. Champlin Sheridan Humanities Fund; FY2009.
  • OCLC
ISBN
  • 9780199229840
  • 0199229848
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2009921237
  • OCLC: 269433575
  • OCLC: 269433575