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Summary

Trusted by professors of the humanities survey course for over twenty years, CULTURE AND VALUES covers Western cultures along with important non-Western cultures, providing students solid, accessible introductions to art, music, philosophy, literature, and more. Available in two volumes, or as an alternate single volume without end-of-chapter readings, this text remains the most readable and reliable textbook for college and university students in the integrated humanities.

Table of Contents

The Beginnings of Civilization
3(30)
The Earliest People and Their Art
3(10)
The Cultures of Mesopotamia
6(5)
Ancient Egypt
11(2)
Values Mortality
13(4)
Voices of Their Times Love, Marriage, and Divorce in Ancient Egypt
17(2)
Aegean Culture in the Bronze Age
19(8)
Cycladic Art
20(1)
The Excavation of Knossos
21(4)
Schliemann and the Discovery of Mycenae
25(2)
Summary
27(1)
Key Terms
28(1)
Pronunciation Guide
28(1)
Exercises
29(1)
Your Resources
29(1)
Further Reading
29(4)
Early Greece
33(24)
Homer and the Heroic Age
33(4)
Values Destiny
37(1)
Art and Society in Early Greece
37(1)
Geometric Art
37(1)
The Age of Colonization
38(1)
Voices of Their Times Daily Life in the World of Homer
39(1)
The Visual Arts at Corinth and Athens
40(1)
The Beginnings of Greek Sculpture
40(6)
Sculpture and Painting in the Archaic Period
42(4)
Architecture: The Doric and Ionic Orders
46(1)
Music and Dance in Early Greece
46(3)
Early Greek Literature and Philosophy
49(3)
Lyric Poetry
49(1)
The First Philosophers: The Presocratics
50(1)
Herodotus: The First Greek Historian
51(1)
Summary
52(1)
Key Terms
52(1)
Pronunciation Guide
53(1)
Exercises
53(1)
Your Resources
53(1)
Further Reading
53(4)
Classical Greece and the Hellenistic Period
57(32)
The Classical Ideal
57(2)
Drama and Philosophy in Classical Greece
59(1)
The Drama Festivals of Dionysus
59(1)
Values Civic Pride
60(6)
The Athenian Tragic Dramatists
61(3)
Aristophanes and Greek Comedy
64(1)
Philosophy in the Late Classical Period
64(2)
Greek Music in the Classical Period
66(1)
The Visual Arts in Classical Greece
67(7)
Sculpture and Vase Painting in the Fifth Century B.C.E.
67(1)
Architecture in the Fifth Century B.C.E.
68(6)
The Visual Arts in the Fourth Century B.C.E.
74(2)
The Hellenistic Period
76(6)
Summary
82(1)
Voices of Their Times Kerdo the Cobbler
83(1)
Key Terms
84(1)
Pronunciation Guide
84(1)
Exercises
85(1)
Your Resources
85(1)
Further Reading
85(4)
The Roman Legacy
89(32)
The Importance of Rome
89(2)
The Etruscans and Their Art
91(1)
Republican Rome (509--31 B.C.E.)
92(5)
Literary Developments During the Republic
94(2)
Roman Philosophy and Law
96(1)
Voices of Their Times A Dinner Party in Imperial Rome
97(2)
Republican Art and Architecture
98(1)
Imperial Rome (31 B.C.E.---C.E. 476)
99(1)
Values Empire
100(12)
Augustan Literature: Vergil
100(2)
Augustan Sculpture
102(2)
The Evidence of Pompeii
104(4)
Roman Imperial Architecture
108(4)
Rome as the Object of Satire
112(1)
The End of the Roman Empire
112(2)
Late Roman Art and Architecture
113(1)
Summary
114(2)
Key Terms
116(1)
Pronunciation Guide
117(1)
Exercises
117(1)
Your Resources
117(1)
Further Reading
117(4)
Ancient Civilizations of India and China
121(18)
Indian Civilization
121(1)
The Indus Valley Civilization
121(1)
The Aryans
121(3)
Buddha
123(1)
Voices of Their Times War and Religion in the Age of Ashoka
124(1)
The Emperor Ashoka
124(1)
Hindu and Buddhist Art
125(1)
The Gupta Empire and Its Aftermath
126(1)
Gupta Literature and Science
126(1)
The Collapse of Gupta Rule
127(1)
The Origins of Civilization in China
127(2)
The Chou Dynasty
128(1)
Confucianism and Taoism
128(1)
The Unification of China: The Ch'in, Han, and T'ang Dynasties
129(3)
The Arts in Classical China
131(1)
Summary
132(2)
Key Terms
134(1)
Pronunciation Guide
134(1)
Exercises
135(1)
Your Resources
135(1)
Further Reading
135(4)
Jerusalem and Early Christianity
139(18)
Judaism and Early Christianity
139(4)
The Hebrew Bible and Its Message
140(3)
Values Revelation
143(2)
The Beginnings of Christianity
143(2)
Voices of Their Times Vibia Perpetua
145(6)
Constantine and Early Christian Architecture
149(1)
Early Christian Music
149(2)
Summary
151(1)
Key Terms
151(1)
Pronunciation Guide
152(1)
Exercises
152(1)
Your Resources
152(1)
Further Reading
152(5)
Byzantium
157(24)
The Decline of Rome
157(2)
Literature and Philosophy
157(2)
The Ascendancy of Byzantium
159(1)
Voices of Their Times Procopius of Caesarea
160(2)
Church of Hagia Sophia: Monument and Symbol
160(2)
Ravenna
162(3)
Art and Architecture
162(3)
Values Autocracy
165(8)
Saint Catherine's Monastery at Mount Sinai
171(2)
The Persistence of Byzantine Culture
173(2)
Summary
175(1)
Key Terms
175(1)
Pronunciation Guide
176(1)
Exercises
176(1)
Your Resources
176(1)
Further Reading
176(5)
Islam
181(16)
Muhammad and the Birth of Islam
181(9)
The Qur'an
182(1)
Calligraphy
183(1)
Islamic Architecture
184(4)
Sufism
188(2)
Voices of Their Times Al-Ghazali on the Mystic Path
190(1)
The Culture of Islam and the West
190(1)
Values Pure Monotheism
191(1)
Summary
192(1)
Key Terms
192(1)
Pronunciation Guide
192(1)
Exercises
193(1)
Your Resources
193(1)
Further Reading
193(4)
Charlemagne and the Rise of Medieval Culture
197(24)
Charlemagne as Ruler and Diplomat
197(2)
Learning in the Time of Charlemagne
199(1)
Voices of Their Times An Abbot, an Irish Scholar, and Charlemagne's Biographer
200(1)
Benedictine Monasticism
200(2)
The Rule of Saint Benedict
201(1)
Women and the Monastic Life
201(1)
Monasticism and Gregorian Chant
202(1)
Liturgical Music and the Rise of Drama
203(1)
The Liturgical Trope
203(1)
The Quem Quaeritis Trope
204(1)
The Morality Play: Everyman
204(1)
Nonliturgical Drama
205(1)
The Legend of Charlemagne: Song of Roland
205(2)
The Visual Arts
207(2)
The Illuminated Book
207(2)
Charlemagne's Palace at Aachen
209(4)
The Carolingian Monastery
211(1)
The Romanesque Style
212(1)
Values Feudalism
213(2)
Summary
215(1)
Key Terms
216(1)
Pronunciation Guide
216(1)
Exercises
217(1)
Your Resources
217(1)
Further Reading
217(4)
High Middle Ages: The Search for Synthesis
221(30)
The Significance of Paris
221(1)
The Gothic Style
221(12)
Suger's Building Program for Saint Denis
221(3)
The Mysticism of Light
224(4)
The Many Meanings of the Gothic Cathedral
228(4)
Music: The School of Notre Dame
232(1)
Scholasticism
233(2)
The Rise of the Universities
233(2)
Values Dialectics
235(1)
Voices of Their Times A Medieval Parent and a Student
236(5)
Francis of Assisi
237(2)
Thomas Aquinas
239(2)
Dante's Divine Comedy
241(4)
Summary
245(1)
Key Terms
245(1)
Pronunciation Guide
245(1)
Exercises
246(1)
Your Resources
246(1)
Further Reading
246(5)
The Fourteenth Century: A Time of Transition
251(28)
Calamity, Decay, and Violence
251(2)
The Black Death
251(1)
The Great Schism
251(2)
Values Natural Disaster and Human Response
253(1)
The Hundred Years' War
253(1)
Literature in Italy, England, and France
253(3)
Petrarch
253(2)
Petrarch's Sonnet 15
255(1)
Chaucer
255(1)
Voices of Their Times John Ball
256(1)
Christine de Pisan
257(1)
Art in Italy
257(9)
The Italo-Byzantine Background
257(3)
Giotto's Break with the Past
260(2)
Painting in Siena
262(4)
Art in Northern Europe
266(2)
Late Gothic Architecture
268(3)
Music: Ars Nova
271(2)
Summary
273(1)
Key Terms
274(1)
Pronunciation Guide
274(1)
Exercises
274(1)
Your Resources
274(1)
Further Reading
274(5)
The Early Renaissance
279(32)
Toward the Renaissance
279(1)
The First Phase: Masaccio, Ghiberti, and Brunelleschi
279(1)
Voices of Their Times Fra Savonarola
280(6)
The Medici Era
286(7)
Cosimo de' Medici
287(2)
Piero de' Medici
289(2)
Lorenzo the Magnificent
291(2)
Values Intellectual Synthesis
293(6)
The Character of Renaissance Humanism
299(3)
Pico della Mirandola
300(1)
Printing Technology and the Spread of Humanism
301(1)
Women and the Renaissance
301(1)
Two Styles of Humanism
302(2)
Machiavelli
302(1)
Erasmus
302(2)
Music in the Fifteenth Century
304(1)
Guillaume Dufay
304(1)
Music in Medici Florence
304(1)
Summary
305(1)
Key Terms
305(1)
Pronunciation Guide
305(1)
Exercises
306(1)
Your Resources
306(1)
Further Reading
307(4)
The High Renaissance in Italy
311(26)
Popes and Patronage
311(4)
Raphael
311(1)
Michelangelo
312(3)
Voices of Their Times Donna Vittoria and Michelangelo
315(6)
The New Saint Peter's
319(2)
The High Renaissance in Venice
321(1)
Giorgione
321(1)
Values Patronage
322(3)
Titian
323(1)
Tintoretto
323(2)
Mannerism
325(3)
Lavinia Fontana
327(1)
Sofonisba Anguissola
327(1)
Music in the Sixteenth Century
328(3)
Music at the Papal Court
328(1)
Venetian Music
329(1)
Contrasting Renaissance Voices
329(1)
Castiglione
329(1)
Cellini
330(1)
Summary
331(1)
Key Terms
331(1)
Pronunciation Guide
332(1)
Exercises
332(1)
Your Resources
333(1)
Further Reading
333(4)
The Renaissance in the North
337(34)
The Reformation
338(2)
Voices of Their Times Katherine Zell
340(3)
Causes of the Reformation
340(1)
Renaissance Humanism and the Reformation
341(2)
Values Reform
343(2)
Cultural Significance of the Reformation
343(2)
Intellectual Developments
345(2)
Montaigne's Essays
345(1)
The Growth of Science
345(2)
The Visual Arts in Northern Europe
347(4)
Painting in Germany: Durer, Grunewald, Altdorfer
347(4)
Painting in the Netherlands: Bosch and Bruegel
351(4)
Art and Architecture in France
355(1)
Art in Elizabethan England
356(3)
Music of the Northern Renaissance
359(2)
Music in France and Germany
359(1)
Elizabethan Music
360(1)
English Literature: Shakespeare
361(3)
Summary
364(1)
Key Terms
365(1)
Pronunciation Guide
366(1)
Exercises
366(1)
Your Resources
366(1)
Further Reading
366(5)
The Baroque World
371(42)
The Counter-Reformation Spirit
371(2)
The Visual Arts in the Baroque Period
373(7)
Painting in Rome: Caravaggio and the Carracci
373(4)
Roman Baroque Sculpture and Architecture: Bernini and Borromini
377(3)
Baroque Art in France and Spain
380(7)
Baroque Art in Northern Europe
387(2)
Voices of Their Times Giambattista Passeri
389(6)
Baroque Music
395(5)
The Birth of Opera
396(1)
Baroque Instrumental and Vocal Music: Johann Sebastian Bach
397(3)
Philosophy and Science in the Baroque Period
400(2)
Galileo
400(1)
Descartes
401(1)
Values Scientific Truth
402(2)
Hobbes and Locke
403(1)
Literature in the Seventeenth Century
404(3)
French Baroque Comedy and Tragedy
404(1)
The Novel in Spain: Cervantes
404(1)
The English Metaphysical Poets
405(1)
Milton's Heroic Vision
406(1)
Summary
407(1)
Key Terms
408(1)
Pronunciation Guide
408(1)
Exercises
409(1)
Your Resources
409(1)
Further Reading
409(4)
The Eighteenth Century: From Rococo to Revolution
413(32)
Age of Diversity
413(1)
The Visual Arts in the Eighteenth Century
414(10)
The Rococo Style
414(6)
Neo-Classical Art
420(4)
Classical Music
424(6)
The Classical Symphony
426(2)
Haydn
428(1)
Mozart
428(2)
Literature in the Eighteenth Century
430(1)
Intellectual Developments
430(1)
Voices of Their Times Horace Walpole
431(4)
The Late Eighteenth Century: Time of Revolution
435(2)
Values Revolution
437(1)
Summary
438(1)
Key Terms
439(1)
Pronunciation Guide
440(1)
Exercises
440(1)
Your Resources
440(1)
Further Reading
440(5)
The Romantic Era
445(42)
The Concerns of Romanticism
445(1)
The Intellectual Background
446(3)
Music in the Romantic Era
449(9)
Beethoven
449(3)
Instrumental Music after Beethoven
452(1)
The Age of the Virtuosos
453(1)
Musical Nationalism
454(1)
Opera in Italy: Verdi
454(1)
Opera in Germany: Wagner
455(3)
Romantic Art
458(10)
Painting at the Turn of the Century: Goya
458(2)
Painting and Architecture in France: Romantics and Realists
460(6)
Painting in Germany and England
466(2)
Literature in the Nineteenth Century
468(4)
Goethe
468(1)
Romantic Poetry
469(1)
The Novel
470(2)
Voices of Their Times Isabella Bird Meets a Mountain Man
472(1)
The Romantic Era in America
473(2)
American Literature
474(1)
Values Nationalism
475(3)
American Painting
476(2)
Summary
478(3)
Key Terms
481(1)
Pronunciation Guide
481(1)
Your Resources
482(1)
Exercises
482(1)
Further Reading
482(5)
Toward the Modern Era: 1870--1914
487(34)
The Growing Unrest
487(2)
New Movements in the Visual Arts
489(16)
Impressionism
490(6)
Post-Impressionism
496(4)
Fauvism and Expressionism
500(5)
New Styles in Music
505(1)
Orchestral Music at the Turn of the Nineteenth Century
505(1)
Values Colonialism
506(2)
Voices of Their Times Gustav Mahler
508(4)
Impressionism in Music
509(1)
The Search for a New Musical Language
510(2)
New Subjects for Literature
512(2)
Psychological Insights in the Novel
512(1)
Responses to a Changing Society: The Role of Women
513(1)
Summary
514(1)
Key Terms
515(1)
Pronunciation Guide
516(1)
Exercises
516(1)
Your Resources
516(1)
Further Reading
516(5)
India, China, and Japan: From the Medieval to the Modern World
521(22)
India: From Mughal Conquest to British Rule
521(1)
The Mughal Empire
521(4)
Mughal Art
521(3)
The End of Mughal Rule and the Arrival of the British
524(1)
The Rise of Nationalism
525(1)
Chinese Culture under Imperial Rule
525(4)
The Arts under the Ming Dynasty
526(3)
Voices of Their Times The Emperor of China Studies Western Mathematics
529(1)
The Qing Dynasty: China and the Western Powers
529(2)
The Art and Culture of Japan
531(4)
Early Japanese History and Culture
531(3)
The Period of Feudal Rule
534(1)
The Edo Period
534(1)
Modern Japan: The Meiji
535(1)
Summary
536(2)
Key Terms
538(1)
Pronunciation Guide
538(1)
Exercises
538(1)
Your Resources
539(1)
Further Reading
539(4)
The Peoples and Cultures of Africa
543(16)
Religion and Society in Early Africa
543(1)
Three Early African Kingdoms: Ghana, Benin, and Zimbabwe
543(3)
African Literature
546(2)
Traditional African Art in the Modern Period
548(1)
Voices of Their Times An Arab and a European Visit Africa
549(2)
The Impact of African Culture on the West
551(1)
Summary
552(2)
Key Terms
554(1)
Pronunciation Guide
554(1)
Exercises
554(1)
Your Resources
554(1)
Further Reading
554(5)
Between the World Wars
559(26)
The Great War (World War I) and Its Significance
559(1)
Literary Modernism
559(3)
T.S. Eliot and James Joyce
560(1)
Franz Kafka
560(1)
Virginia Woolf
560(2)
Voices of Their Times Virginia Woolf
562(1)
The Revolution in Art: Cubism
562(5)
Values Disillusionment
567(1)
Freud, the Unconscious, and Surrealism
567(3)
The Age of Jazz
570(2)
George Gershwin
572(1)
Duke Ellington
572(1)
The Harlem Renaissance
572(1)
Ballet: Collaboration in Art
572(1)
Art as Escape: Dada
573(1)
Art as Protest: Guernica
574(2)
Art as Propaganda: Film
576(1)
Photography
577(1)
Art as Prophecy: From Futurism to Brave New World
578(2)
Summary
580(1)
Key Terms
580(1)
Pronunciation Guide
581(1)
Exercises
581(1)
Your Resources
581(1)
Further Reading
581(4)
The Contemporary Contour
585(37)
Toward a Global Culture
585(1)
Existentialism
586(1)
Painting Since 1945
587(2)
Voices of Their Times Georgia O'Keeffe
589(9)
Abstract Expressionism
589(3)
The Return to Representation
592(6)
Contemporary Sculpture
598(4)
Values Liberation
602(4)
Architecture
606(7)
Some Trends in Contemporary Literature
613(3)
A Note on the Postmodern
615(1)
Music Since 1945
616(4)
Avant-Garde Developments
616(1)
The New Minimalists
617(1)
Traditional Approaches to Modern Music
618(1)
Popular (Pop) Music
618(2)
Summary
620(1)
Key Terms
620(1)
Pronunciation Guide
621(1)
Exercises
621(1)
Your Resources
621(1)
Further Reading
621(1)
Glossary 622(14)
Index 636(21)
Photo Credits 657(5)
Literary Credits 662


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