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The aesthetic experience : an anthropologist looks at the visual arts

Author: Jacques Jérôme Pierre Maquet
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examines how we experience art, discusses the symbolic and cultural aspects of aesthetic objects, and considers the effect of art from other cultures.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacques Jérôme Pierre Maquet
ISBN: 0300033427 9780300033427 0300041349 9780300041347
OCLC Number: 11971141
Description: xi, 272 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: The reality anthropologists build --
I: Art in human experience --
Art in everyday reality --
The aesthetic vision --
The significance of form --
Aesthetic vision as contemplative --
Aesthetic experience in other cultures --
Art in other cultures --
II: The aesthetic object as symbolic --
Meanings in aesthetic objects --
Visual forms as signs --
Visual forms as symbols --
The aesthetic quality --
Preferences in art --
Between creators and beholders --
Aesthetic vision, a selfless experience --
III: The aesthetic object as cultural --
The cultural component in aesthetic objects --
The aesthetic segment of a culture --
Techniques of production and aesthetic forms --
Societal networks and aesthetic forms --
Aesthetic forms and other ideational configurations --
Conclusion: the individual Nexus.
Responsibility: Jacques Maquet.

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