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2 edition of Art and democracy found in the catalog.

Art and democracy

by Dixon Scott

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Adam [and] Charles Black in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art and society,
  • Painting,
  • Democracy

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    The Physical Object
    Pagination31 p. illus.
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24660119M
    OCLC/WorldCa222074294

    Get this from a library! Perfect wave: more essays on art and democracy. [Dave Hickey] -- When Dave Hickey was twelve, he rode the surfer's dream: the perfect wave. And, like so many things in life we . Street art and democracy in Latin America. [Olivier Dabène] -- "This book explores street art's contributions to democracy in Latin America through a comparative study of five cities: Bogota .

    Used books. Giving used books new life is what we do best. From classics to self-help, cookbooks, children's books and more. Find a great selection at unbeatable prices. define art nor present evidence for their assertions. Yet, the book ends with a sophis-ticated discussion of Waiting for Godot and postmodernism. Though varying in tone and quality, each of the essays does explicitly address the relationship between the arts and democracy. Much of the debate, of course, rests on the meaning of "art.

      Fred Evans has authored three single-authored books, each on a different topic: Psychology and Nihilism: A Genealogical Critique of the Computational Model of Mind; The Multivoiced Body: Society and Communication in the Age of Diversity; and Public Art and the Fragility of Democracy Author: Nathan Eckstrand. Get this from a library! Art and democracy in post-communist Europe. [Piotr Piotrowski; Anna Brzyski] -- This title provides an account of Eastern European art made after , in light of the profound political, social, economic and cultural transformations in the region. The book .


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