Art history : a critical introduction to its methods /

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Author / Creator: Hatt, Michael, 1960-
Other Authors / Creators: Klonk, Charlotte.
Author / Contributor:Hatt, Michael,
Format: Book
Imprint: Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press ; New York : Distributed exclusively in the USA by Palgrave, 2006.
Summary:Unique in its approach, by applying the different theories used in art history to one painting, Picasso's Les Demoiselles d'Avignon An ideal text for teaching, it provides a lively and stimulating introduction to methodological debates within the subject Offers a lucid account of approaches from Hegel to post-colonialism by explaining the philosophical and political assumptions behind each approach using clear examples Offers a sense of art history's own history as a discipline, from its emergence in the late-eighteenth century to contemporary practices
Physical Description:xi, 250 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.