The Anthropology of Art
Normal Price: $78.95
Your Price: $71.06 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $7.89! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $3.55 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Anthropology of Art by Howard Morphy
Book DescriptionThis anthology provides a single-volume overview of the essential theoretical debates in the anthropology of art. Drawing together significant work in the field from the second half of the twentieth century, it enables readers to appreciate the art of different cultures at different times. This work: advances a cross-cultural concept of art that moves beyond traditional distinctions between Western and non-Western art; provides the basis for the appreciation of art of different cultures and times; and, enhances readers' appreciation of the aesthetics of art and of the important role it plays in human society.
Buy Anthropology of Art book by Howard Morphy from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9781405105620
(246mm x 173mm x 31mm)
Imprint: Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 22-Dec-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Howard Morphy
Discovering Cook's Collections, Paperback (March 2012)
Discovering Cook's Collections focuses on the collections of art and material culture brought back from the Pacific on Captain Cook's voyages and contains essays by some of the world's leading and most innovative historians and anthropologists. The book celebrates the richness of Pacific Island cultures in the initial years of European co...
Anthropology of Art, Hardback (December 2005)
Presents an overview of the essential theoretical debates in the anthropology of art. Drawing together significant work in the field from the second half of the 20th century, this title helps readers to appreciate the art of different cultures at different times. It provides the basis for the appreciation of art of different cultures and times.
Tradition Today, Paperback (March 2004)» View all books by Howard Morphy
Reprinting no due date.2013The update has a new ISBN9781741740875
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Anthropology of Art book by Howard Morphy and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Howard Morphy
Howard Morphy is Director of the Centre for Cross-Cultural Research at the Australian National University and Honorary Curator of the Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford. Morgan Perkins is Associate Professor of Anthropology and of Art, Director of the Weaver Museum of Anthropology, and Director of the Museum Studies Program, at SUNY, Potsdam
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.