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Description Stepping outside the confines of ordinary art-history discourse, David Bjelajac analyses American art from the perspectives of science, religion, politics and popular culture amedican illuminate specific contexts.


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Table of contents The invention and mapping of America, ; religious rituals and the visual arts in Colonial America, ; art and the consumer revolution in Colonial America, ; revolutionary icons and the representation of republican virtue, ; national identity bjelajav private interests in ante-bellum America, ; art and commerce in the gilded age, ; modernist art and politics, ; modernism, post-modernism, and survival of a critical vision, Melissa Martinez marked it as to-read Mar 16, Noah Jang added it Jan 08, Chloe marked it as to-read Dec 07, Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide.


To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. No trivia or quizzes yet. Liz Quirky Cat rated it really liked it Dec 26, Thematically interrelating the visual arts to other material artifacts and cultural practices, it text examines how artists and architects produced artwork that visually expressed various social and political values. Tyler Rodriguez cultkral it Mar 11, Explaining how shifting cultural values influence the way we interpret art, Bjelajac helps us to understand why people have reacted positively or negatively to various works at various times.

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