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Neer, is the only comprehensive survey that reflects current scholarly approaches and new ways of looking at both art history and archaeology. Search Results Results 1 of Ships with Tracking Number!

Works of art and architecture are situated both in relation to one another and alongside contemporary developments in other creative fields, particularly literature and drama, and even more widely in light of historical milestones, political events, economic circumstances, religious rituals, and other relevant factors.

This approach is widely applicable and lends itself as readily to monumental stone architecture as it does to clay figurines, ceramic vessels, and fragmentary wall paintings. Greek Art and Archaeology Richard T.

Greek Art and Archaeology: A New History, c. –c. BCE

NONE ] [ Writing: Readers are left with a vision of art history and archaeology as lively, engaging disciplines ripe with possibilities for new discoveries archaeologj reinterpretations of known monuments. Contains some markings such as highlighting and writing. Recent Books in the Arts. Greek Art and Archaeology: Nder some readers will no doubt find this flexible viewpoint frustrating, many more will be stimulated by the open dialogue and dynamism it permits for analyzing works of art.

A special order item has limited availability and the seller may source this title from another supplier. The strengths of this volume lie in its highly practical format, nuanced treatment of the material, and interdisciplinary approach, arcnaeology of which make it a valuable and welcome addition to the classroom. Neer is David B.

Stars are assigned as follows:. More importantly, it allows Neer to argue for the importance of thinking holistically about works of art as primary documents that reveal the Greek mindset at a single historical moment, in a particular style employed at that time, for a unique audience in a certain place for a specific use.


No eBook available Amazon. He does not hesitate to raise questions against traditionally accepted forms of evidence, to alert students to discrepancies between various sources, or to offer multiple possibilities for interpreting objects and justifying shifts in styles and techniques.

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Arg guiding questions help to cultivate these highly valuable, transferable skills that serve the student reader well in the art history classroom and beyond. Biblio is a marketplace for book collectors comprised of thousands of independent, professional booksellers, located all over the world, who list their books for sale online so that customers like you can find them!

This reflects the percentage of orders the seller has received and filled. The book addresses three basic questions, all of which are skillfully woven into a highly readable narrative that also presents the essential facts that the student needs: Mediaoutletdeal1Virginia, United States Seller rating: While introducing the objects and placing them within their appropriate contexts is obviously a priority of any textbook and is done particularly successfully here, one of the major contributions of this volume is its pedagogical approach that aims to introduce readers with diverse academic backgrounds and professional goals to ways of considering objects methodically and productively.

BookVistasIndia Seller rating: Recent discoveries are included, such as an astonishing Minoan-style bull-leaping fresco from Egypt; a spectacular marble sarcophagus from northwest Anatolia; a bronze statue of an athlete found in the sea off Croatia; and tomb paintings from ancient Macedonia.

This richly illustrated, authoritative and accessible book presents a fresh way of looking at ancient Greek art and archaeology, combining a clear chronological narrative with a lively account of art and archaeologj culture and emphasizing the cosmopolitan character of the entire Greek world over two thousand years. This perspective enables readers to develop confidence in their own judgments, irchard invaluable skill in any field.

Art &; Archaeology of the Greek World

archeology In so doing, he is able to situate artistic innovations in relation to broader developments in the ancient Greek world. Inventory on Biblio is continually updated, but because much of our booksellers’ inventory rat uncommon or even one-of-a-kind, stock-outs do happen from time to time.


Greek Art and Archaeology: This straightforward organization, along with his clear writing style and plentiful illustrations, brings the Greek archeology into focus for readers even with little or no previous knowledge of the field.

When you place your order through Biblio, the seller will ship it directly to you. Concise, critical reviews of books, exhibitions, and projects in all areas and periods of art history and visual studies. Sign In Register Help Cart 0. Bookseller Completion Rate This reflects the percentage of orders the seller has received and filled. Numerous helpful graphics, including timelines, summary charts, and comparative tables are included throughout the volume to synthesize the vast body of material presented and draw connections across time and space.

Olympia and Delphi, c. Abd up-to-date and balanced coverage that integrates the archaeological evidence into its broader historical, cultural and social context, Richard Neer suggests new ways of thinking about fundamental subjects, such as the relationship between art and politics and the evolution of style. Find Rare Books Book Value. Try adding this search to your want list.

Add to want list. The text aids readers in acquiring the appropriate vocabulary to articulate and communicate their visual experience by featuring key words and phrases in bold typeface throughout the volume. In this event, there may be a slight delay in shipping and possible variation in description. The format of the book is highly deliberate and effective.

Appropriately structured for his primary audience—the undergraduate student in the college classroom—he has helpfully divided the book into fourteen chronological chapters to suit a standard semester schedule and offers suggestions for abbreviating the text for the quarter system.

These considerations offer a welcome platform for ricnard to enrich class discussions without having to supplement the textbook with lengthy outside readings.

Athens and the Akropolis, c. January 2, Richard T.