Sir Raymond Firth’s introductory overview of the history of the anthropological study of art makes this volume particularly useful for the non-specialist interested . Anthropology, Art, and Aesthetics, edited by. Jeremy Coote and Anthony Shelton. Oxford: Clarendon Press, , xiv and pp., 15 col., and 69 b/w illus.,hbk. Anthropology, Art, and Aesthetics has 5 ratings and 1 review. Paul said: Academic papers. Five stars if you’re into that. Perhaps a bit of a slog otherwi.

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Eighteenth-Century Aesthetics and the Reconstruction of Art. The value of Anthropology, Art and Aesthetics to Africanist art scholars is considerable. Katharine marked it as to-read Aug 20, The papers are sophisticated ary detailed in argument The anthropology of art is a fast-developing area of intellectual debate and academic study. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

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Anthropology, Art, and Aesthetics

The introductory overview of the history of the anthropology of art, by Sir Raymond Firth, makes this volume especially useful for those interested in learning what anthropology has to contribute to our understanding of art and aesthetics in general. Empathy Amy Coplan and Peter Goldie. Defining Art, Creating the Canon: Linus Vieira marked it as to-read Nov 07, Anthony Shelton specializes in pre-Columbian art and the ethnography of contemporary Adt America.

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