Anthropology of the Arts: A Reader

ISBN 13: 9781472585929

Anthropology of the Arts: A Reader

0 durchschnittliche Bewertung
( 0 Bewertungen bei Goodreads )
 
9781472585929: Anthropology of the Arts: A Reader
Alle Exemplare der Ausgabe mit dieser ISBN anzeigen:
 
 

A comprehensive introduction to the anthropology of the arts, this is the first textbook to go beyond visual art to cover the arts more broadly. Drawing together media such as painting, sound, performance, video, and film, it presents a clear overview of the cross-cultural human experience of art. Introducing students to the basics as well as the latest scholarship, the book features:- 45 chapters which combine classic texts from anthropologists such as Pierre Bourdieu, Claude Levi-Strauss, Margaret Mead, Bronislaw Malinowski, Alfred Gell, Franz Boas, and Mary Douglas with recent scholarship by George Marcus, Tim Ingold, Roger Sansi, Christopher Pinney, Georgina Born, and others- Both theoretical and ethnographic readings, with coverage ranging from Bali, Papua New Guinea, Egypt, sub-Saharan Africa, Eastern Europe, and Australia to the United States- Introductory materials, ethnographic exercises, further reading ideas, and alternative suggestions for navigating the content based on medium, geography, theory, or ethnographyDesigned for classroom use, Anthropology of the Arts is invaluable for teaching and learning., Engaging and accessible, it is essential reading for students in anthropology of art, anthropology of design, anthropology of performance, and related courses.

Die Inhaltsangabe kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.

Críticas:

This volume is a very welcome corrective to the bifurcation of anthropological inquiry into the arts that has sustained the surprisingly persistent notion of `non-Western' and `contemporary' arts as inevitably distinct and discontinuous fields of practice. With insightful and cogent introductions to each section, and an inspired selection of historical and recent scholarship, this reader is an invaluable resource for teaching a re-aligned anthropology of the arts. * Pamela Smart, Binghamton University, USA * This collection makes a compelling case for artful expression as a key to human experience cross-culturally. The book covers contemporary anthropological theory, the anthropology of the arts, and contemporary social issues, and engages effectively with the challenge of studying aesthetic expressiveness as part of everyday lived experience rather than as a separate sphere of activity. * Paolo Fortis, Durham University, UK *

Biografía del autor:

Gretchen Bakke is an Assistant Professor of Anthropology at McGill University in Montreal, Canada. Marina Peterson is Associate Professor of Performance Studies in the School of Interdisciplinary Arts at Ohio University, USA.

„Über diesen Titel“ kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.

Weitere beliebte Ausgaben desselben Titels

9781472585936: Anthropology of the Arts

Vorgestellte Ausgabe

ISBN 10:  1472585933 ISBN 13:  9781472585936
Verlag: BLOOMSBURY 3PL, 2016
Hardcover

Beste Suchergebnisse beim ZVAB

1.

Verlag: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Nov 2016 (2016)
ISBN 10: 1472585925 ISBN 13: 9781472585929
Neu Taschenbuch Anzahl: 1
Anbieter
AHA-BUCH GmbH
(Einbeck, Deutschland)
Bewertung

Buchbeschreibung Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Nov 2016, 2016. Taschenbuch. Zustand: Neu. Neuware - A comprehensive introduction to the anthropology of the arts, covering media such as painting, sound, performance, video and film. 400 pp. Englisch. Artikel-Nr. 9781472585929

Weitere Informationen zu diesem Verkäufer | Verkäufer kontaktieren

Neu kaufen
EUR 33,34
Währung umrechnen

In den Warenkorb

Versand: EUR 34,50
Von Deutschland nach USA
Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer