9780130223593

Perceiving the Arts: An Introduction to the Humanities

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  • ISBN13:

    9780130223593

  • ISBN10:

    013022359X

  • Edition: 6th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/1/2000
  • Publisher: Pearson College Div
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Summary

For freshman/sophomore-level course in Humanities. Designed for students who have little or no knowledge of the arts, this well-illustrated, basic handbook of terms and concepts helps develop discriminating artistic perception for approaching, analyzing, and evaluating works of art.

Table of Contents

Introduction
What Are the Arts and How Do We Respond to and Evaluate Them?
The Visual Arts
Pictures: Painting, Printmaking, and Photography
Sculpture
The Performing Arts
Music
Theatre
Film
Dance
The Environmental Arts
Landscape Architecture
Architecture
The Language Arts
Literature
Afterword
Glossary
Bibliography
Index
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