Madness in Black Women’s Diasporic Fictions: Aesthetics of Resistance (Gender and Cultural Studies in Africa and the Diaspora)

Madness in Black Women’s Diasporic Fictions: Aesthetics of Resistance (Gender and Cultural Studies in Africa and the Diaspora)

Madness in Black Women’s Diasporic Fictions: Aesthetics of Resistance (Gender and Cultural Studies in Africa and the Diaspora) by Caroline A. Brown
English | 3 Dec. 2017 | ISBN: 3319581260 | 326 Pages | PDF | 3.93 MB

This collection chronicles the strategic uses of madness in works by black women fiction writers from Africa, the Caribbean, Canada, Europe, and the United States. Moving from an over-reliance on the “madwoman” as a romanticized figure constructed

Duchamp and the Aesthetics of Chance: Art as Experiment

Duchamp and the Aesthetics of Chance: Art as Experiment

Herbert Molderings, John Brogden, "Duchamp and the Aesthetics of Chance: Art as Experiment (Columbia Themes in Philosophy, Social Criticism, and the Arts)"
ISBN: 0231147627 | 2010 | EPUB | 240 pages | 5 MB

The Aesthetics Of Human Environments

The Aesthetics Of Human Environments

The Aesthetics Of Human Environments by Arnold Berleant, Allen Carlson
English | 2007 | ISBN: 1551116855 | 312 Pages | PDF | 4.7 MB

The Aesthetics of Human Environments is a companion volume to Carlson’s and Berleant’s The Aesthetics of Natural Environments.

Corpse Encounters: An Aesthetics of Death

Corpse Encounters: An Aesthetics of Death

Corpse Encounters: An Aesthetics of Death by Jacqueline Elam, Chase Pielak
English | June 13, 2018 | ISBN: 1498543936 | EPUB | 206 pages | 1.2 MB

The Age of Figurative Theo-humanism: The Beauty of God and Man in German Aesthetics of Painting and Sculpture (1754-1828)

The Age of Figurative Theo-humanism: The Beauty of God and Man in German Aesthetics of Painting and Sculpture (1754-1828)

Franco Cirulli - The Age of Figurative Theo-humanism: The Beauty of God and Man in German Aesthetics of Painting and Sculpture (1754-1828)
Published: 2015-05-13 | ISBN: 331909999X, 3319361368 | PDF | 191 pages | 3.09 MB

Sensing the Nation's Law: Historical Inquiries into the Aesthetics of Democratic Legitimacy

Sensing the Nation's Law: Historical Inquiries into the Aesthetics of Democratic Legitimacy

Sensing the Nation's Law: Historical Inquiries into the Aesthetics of Democratic Legitimacy By Stefan Huygebaert
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 286 Pages | ISBN : 3319754955 | 15.15 MB

This book examines how the nation – and its (fundamental) law – are ‘sensed’ by way of various aesthetic forms from the age of revolution up until our age of contested democratic legitimacy. Contemporary democratic legitimacy is tied, among other things, to consent, to representation, to the identity of ruler and ruled, and, of course, to legality and the legal forms through which democracy is structured.

Kazak Refugees in Turkey: A Study of Cultural Persistence and Social Change

Kazak Refugees in Turkey: A Study of Cultural Persistence and Social Change

Kazak Refugees in Turkey: A Study of Cultural Persistence and Social Change by Ingvar Syanber
English | 1990 | ISBN: 9155424384 | 211 Pages | PDF | 17.5 MB

In the mid-1950s about 1800 Kazak refugees settled in Turkey. They had left Xinjiang in the 1940s and beginning of the 1950s due to the political changes in northwestern China.

The Wordsworth-Coleridge Circle and the Aesthetics of Disability (Palgrave Studies in Literature, Science and Medicine)

The Wordsworth-Coleridge Circle and the Aesthetics of Disability (Palgrave Studies in Literature, Science and Medicine)

The Wordsworth-Coleridge Circle and the Aesthetics of Disability (Palgrave Studies in Literature, Science and Medicine) by Emily B. Stanback
English | 2 Dec. 2017 | ISBN: 1137511397 | 356 Pages | PDF | 5.42 MB

This book argues for the importance of disability to authors of the Wordsworth-Coleridge circle. By examining texts in a variety of genres ― ranging from self-experimental medical texts to lyric poetry to metaphysical essays by Tom Wedgwood.

The Aesthetics of Development: Art, Culture and Social Transformation

The Aesthetics of Development: Art, Culture and Social Transformation

The Aesthetics of Development: Art, Culture and Social Transformation By John Clammer
English | PDF,EPUB | 2017 | 353 Pages | ISBN : 1349952478 | 7.67 MB

Through a unique range of theoretical and practical case studies, this collection considers the relationship between the arts (understood as the visual arts, crafts, theatre, dance, and literature) and development, creating both a bridge between them that is rarely explored and filling in concrete ways the content of the “culture” part of the equation “culture and development”.

Sensing the Nation's Law: Historical Inquiries into the Aesthetics of Democratic Legitimacy (Repost)

Sensing the Nation's Law: Historical Inquiries into the Aesthetics of Democratic Legitimacy (Repost)

Sensing the Nation's Law: Historical Inquiries into the Aesthetics of Democratic Legitimacy By Stefan Huygebaert
English | EPUB | 2018 | 286 Pages | ISBN : 3319754955 | 8.8 MB

This book examines how the nation – and its (fundamental) law – are ‘sensed’ by way of various aesthetic forms from the age of revolution up until our age of contested democratic legitimacy. Contemporary democratic legitimacy is tied, among other things, to consent, to representation, to the identity of ruler and ruled, and, of course, to legality and the legal forms through which democracy is structured.

Sensing the Nation's Law: Historical Inquiries into the Aesthetics of Democratic Legitimacy (Repost)

Sensing the Nation's Law: Historical Inquiries into the Aesthetics of Democratic Legitimacy (Repost)

Sensing the Nation's Law: Historical Inquiries into the Aesthetics of Democratic Legitimacy By Stefan Huygebaert
English | EPUB | 2018 | 286 Pages | ISBN : 3319754955 | 8.8 MB

This book examines how the nation – and its (fundamental) law – are ‘sensed’ by way of various aesthetic forms from the age of revolution up until our age of contested democratic legitimacy. Contemporary democratic legitimacy is tied, among other things, to consent, to representation, to the identity of ruler and ruled, and, of course, to legality and the legal forms through which democracy is structured.

Humour as Politics: The Political Aesthetics of Contemporary Comedy (Palgrave Studies in Comedy)

Humour as Politics: The Political Aesthetics of Contemporary Comedy (Palgrave Studies in Comedy)

Humour as Politics: The Political Aesthetics of Contemporary Comedy (Palgrave Studies in Comedy) by Nicholas Holm
English | 27 Nov. 2017 | ISBN: 3319509497 | 223 Pages | PDF | 3.25 MB

This book argues that recent developments in contemporary comedy have changed not just the way we laugh but the way we understand the world. Drawing on a range of contemporary televisual,

Politics and Aesthetics of the Female Form, 1908-1918

Politics and Aesthetics of the Female Form, 1908-1918

Politics and Aesthetics of the Female Form, 1908-1918 By Georgina Williams
English | PDF,EPUB | 2018 | 193 Pages | ISBN : 3319757288 | 6.06 MB

This book examines the pictorial representation of women in Great Britain both before and during the First World War. It focuses in particular on imagery related to suffrage movements, recruitment campaigns connected to the war, advertising, and Modernist art movements including Vorticism. This investigation not only considers the image as a whole, but also assesses tropes and constructs as objects contained within, both literal and metaphorical.

The Condition of Postmodernity: An Enquiry into the Origins of Cultural Change

The Condition of Postmodernity: An Enquiry into the Origins of Cultural Change

The Condition of Postmodernity: An Enquiry into the Origins of Cultural Change by David Harvey
English | 1989 | ISBN: 0631162925 | 320 Pages | DJVU | 58.3 MB

Traces the development of the concept of postmodernism, explains its differences with modernism, and discusses political and social influences

The Particulars of Rapture: An Aesthetics of the Affects

The Particulars of Rapture: An Aesthetics of the Affects

The Particulars of Rapture: An Aesthetics of the Affects By Charles Altieri
2003 | 320 Pages | ISBN: 0801488435 | PDF | 82 MB

García Lorca at the Edge of Surrealism: The Aesthetics of Anguish

García Lorca at the Edge of Surrealism: The Aesthetics of Anguish

García Lorca at the Edge of Surrealism: The Aesthetics of Anguish By David F. Richter
2014 | 312 Pages | ISBN: 1611485754 | EPUB | 19 MB

Defacing Power: The Aesthetics of Insecurity in Global Politics [Repost]

Defacing Power: The Aesthetics of Insecurity in Global Politics [Repost]

Defacing Power: The Aesthetics of Insecurity in Global Politics by Brent J. Steele
English | 30 Nov. 2010 | ISBN: 0472117327 | 247 Pages | PDF | 818.1 KB

The Aesthetics of Enchantment in the Fine Arts

The Aesthetics of Enchantment in the Fine Arts

The Aesthetics of Enchantment in the Fine Arts By Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka (auth.), Marlies Kronegger, Anna-Teresa Tymieniecka (eds.)
2000 | 326 Pages | ISBN: 9048154057 | PDF | 8 MB

Duchamp and the Aesthetics of Chance: Art as Experiment (Repost)

Duchamp and the Aesthetics of Chance: Art as Experiment (Repost)

Herbert Molderings, John Brogden, "Duchamp and the Aesthetics of Chance: Art as Experiment"
English | 2010 | ISBN: 0231147627 | PDF | pages: 241 | 2.9 mb

The aesthetics of shadow : lighting and Japanese cinema

The aesthetics of shadow : lighting and Japanese cinema

The aesthetics of shadow : lighting and Japanese cinema By Associate Professor of Japanese Film and Cinema Studies Daisuke Miyao
2013 | 381 Pages | ISBN: 0822399660 | EPUB | 5 MB