Sociology of The Arts

Oxford Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Arts  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bakerman at Nov. 8, 2016
Oxford Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Arts

Oxford Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Arts
Oxford University Press | 1990 | ISBN: 0198691378 | English | 518 pages | PDF | 152 MB

Panaesthetics: On the Unity and Diversity of the Arts  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Nov. 6, 2016
Panaesthetics: On the Unity and Diversity of the Arts

Daniel Albright, "Panaesthetics: On the Unity and Diversity of the Arts"
ISBN: 0300186622 | 2014 | EPUB | 336 pages | 5 MB

The Horizon Book of the Arts of China  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by bakerman at Aug. 16, 2016
The Horizon Book of the Arts of China

The Horizon Book of the Arts of China
American Heritage | 1969 | ISBN: 0828100047 | English | 386 pages | PDF | 81 MB

Cultural Revolution?: Challenge of the Arts in the 1960's  

Posted by MoneyRich at Dec. 8, 2015
Cultural Revolution?: Challenge of the Arts in the 1960's

Cultural Revolution?: Challenge of the Arts in the 1960's by Bart Moore-Gilbert
English | 11 Jun. 1992 | ISBN: 0415078245 | 300 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

The sixties’ in Britain is a construct with varied and contested meanings. The earliest and perhaps most persistent derives from a composite of media-constructed images evoking material prosperity, cultural innovation and youthful rebellion…
Sociopathic Society: A People's Sociology of the United States

Sociopathic Society: A People's Sociology of the United States by Charles Derber
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1612054374, 1612054382 | 307 pages | PDF | 2 MB
Manifold Mirrors: The Crossing Paths of the Arts and Mathematics (repost)

Manifold Mirrors: The Crossing Paths of the Arts and Mathematics by Felipe Cucker
English | ISBN: 0521429633, 0521728762 | 2013 | PDF | 424 pages | 46 MB

Dictionary of the Arts  

Posted by bakerman at Oct. 27, 2015
Dictionary of the Arts

Dictionary of the Arts
Facts on File | 1994 | ISBN: 081603205X | English | 582 pages | PDF | 86.4 MB
Cultural Sociology of the Middle East, Asia, and Africa: An Encyclopedia

Patit P. Mishra, Patit P. Mishra, Andrea L. Stanton, Edward Ramsamy, Peter J. Seybolt, Carolyn M. Elliott, "Cultural Sociology of the Middle East, Asia, and Africa: An Encyclopedia"
English | ISBN: 141298176X | 2012 | 1976 pages | PDF | 41 MB
A Measured Pace: Toward a Philosophical Understanding of the Arts of Dance

A Measured Pace: Toward a Philosophical Understanding of the Arts of Dance by Francis Edward Sparshott
English | 28 Mar. 1995 | ISBN: 0802005101 | 580 Pages | PDF | 32 MB

Although the theoretical importance of dance has always been recognized, dance has been relatively neglected in the philosophy of art. In this sequel to Off the Ground, in which Professor Sparshott focused on the concept of dance in general, A Measured Pace considers the recognized classification of dance as art, its values, and relationship to the other arts. Sparshott begins with an explanation of the philosophical importance of the major classifications of dance and their basis.
The Orchestration of the Arts - A Creative Symbiosis of Existential Powers

The Orchestration of the Arts - A Creative Symbiosis of Existential Powers: The Vibrating Interplay of Sound, Color, Image, Gesture, Movement, Rhythm, Fragrance, Word, Touch: 63 by M. Kronegger
English | 15 Dec. 2010 | ISBN: 9048153352 | 496 Pages | PDF | 10 MB

Regardless of the subject matter, our studies are always searching for a sense of the universal in the specific. Drawing, etchings and paintings are a way of communicating ideas and emotions. The key word here is to communicate. Whether the audience sees the work as laborious or poetic depends on the creative genius of the artist. Some painters use the play of light passing through a landscape or washing over a figure to create an evocative moment that will be both timeless and transitory.