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eBook. English.
Published Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012
A study of controversy in the arts, and the extent to which such controversies are socially rather than just aesthetically conditioned. The collection...

By Welch, Evelyn S
Paperback. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1997
Evelyn Welch presents a fresh picture of this period in the light of new scholarship and by recreating the experience of contemporary Italians - the patrons...

Paperback. English.
Published New York: IconEditons, 1994
Modern Art and Society is an anthology of social and multicultural readings, featuring contributions from Maud Lavin, Mason Klein, Maurice Berger and...

By Denvir, Bernard, 1917-
Paperback. English.
Published London: Longman, 1984

By Wolterstorff, Nicholas, author
eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015
First edition
Most philosophers of art of the modern period have concentrated their attention on engaging works of the arts as objects of disinterested aesthetic attention...

By Beech, Dave
eBook. English.
Published London: Pluto Press, [2019]
Artistic labour was exemplary for Utopian Socialist theories of 'attractive labour', and Marxist theories of 'nonalienated labour', but the rise of the...

By Hauser, Arnold, d.1978
Paperback. English.
Published Evanston, Ill.: North Western University Press, 1985

By Julius, Anthony
Hardback. English.
Published London: Thames & Hudson, 2002
How has a provocative, transgressive aesthetic come to dominate the art of the last 150 years? Anthony Julius's hardhitting dissection of contemporary...

By Becker, Howard Saul, 1928-
Paperback. English.
Published Berkeley, Calif.; London: University of California Press, 2008
Updated and expanded 25th anniversary ed
This classic sociological examination of art as collective action explores the cooperative network of suppliers, performers, dealers, critics, and consumers...

By Hauser, Arnold, d.1978
eBook. English.
Published London: Routledge, 1999
3rd ed
First published in 1951 Arnold Hausers commanding work presents an account of the development and meaning of art from its origins in the Stone Age through...
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