For two-semester courses in Art History, Global Art History, and for Introductory Art courses taught from a historical perspective.
ART HISTORY provides students with the most student-friendly, contextual, and inclusive art history surveyÂ text onÂ the market.Â These hallmarks make ART HISTORYthe choice for instructors who seek to actively engage their students in the study of art.Â
This new edition of ART HISTORY is the result of a happy and productive collaboration between two scholar-teachers (Marilyn Stokstad and Michael Cothren) who share a common vision that survey courses on the history of art should be filled with as much enjoyment as erudition, and that they should foster an enthusiastic, as well as an educated, public for the visual arts.Â
Like its predecessors, this new edition seeks to balance formal and iconographic analysis with contextual art history in order to craft interpretations that will engage a diverse student population.Â Throughout the text, the visual arts are treated as part of a larger world, in which geography, politics, religion, economics, philosophy, social life, and the other fine artsÂ are related components of a vibrant and cultural landscape.
Please visit www.pearsonhighered.com/showcase/stokstad4e/Â for more information and to view a video from author, Marilyn Stokstad, to see a chapter from the book and an online demo of the Prentice Hall Digital Art Library.
Publisher: Pearson Education (US)
Weight: 3920 g
Dimensions: 282 x 242 x 60 mm
Edition: 4th Revised edition
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