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Creative Impulse - With CD - 8th edition

Creative Impulse - With CD - 8th edition

ISBN13: 9780136034933

ISBN10: 0136034934

Creative Impulse - With CD by Dennis J. Sporre - ISBN 9780136034933
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 8TH 09
Copyright: 2009
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
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Creative Impulse - With CD by Dennis J. Sporre - ISBN 9780136034933

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ISBN10: 0136034934

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Edition: 8TH 09
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Summary

The Creative Impulse introduces the arts of the Western tradition with a chronological organization. It covers a wide variety of subjects including painting, sculpture, architecture, theatre, music, dance, literature, and film, all in their historical context. Up-to-date material on modern artistic movements and achievements broadens the scope of the coverage. With an emphasis on formal analysis, The Creative Impulse helps students develop the skills and confidence they will need to respond to works of art throughout their lifetimes.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Preface

Introduction Understanding the Arts

GETTING STARTED

Two-Dimensional Art

Media

Composition

Techniques: Linear Perspective

Sculpture

Dimensionality

Texture

Techniques: Lost-Wax Casting

Architecture

Music

Genres

Melody and Form

Techniques: Musical Notation

Theatre

Genres

Plot, Character, and Visual Elements

Literature

Genres

Point of View, Character, and Plot

Theme and Language

Cinema

Dance

Genres

Line, Form, and Repetition

Features

Glossary and Dating

Pronunciation

Profiles

Technology

Masterwork

A Dynamic World

Maps and Timelines

Chapter Opener

Chapter Review

Cybersources and Examples

PUTTING THE ARTS IN CONTEXT

The Arts and Ways of Knowing

What Concerns Art?

Creativity

Aesthetic Communication

Symbols

Fine and Applied Art

The Functions of Art

Entertainment

Political and Social Commentary

Therapy

Artifact

Evaluating Works of Art

Approaches to Criticism

Making Judgments

1 The Ancient World

CONTEXTS AND CONCEPTS

Contexts

The Stone Age

Mesopotamia

Ancient Egypt

Concepts

Individuality and Symbols

Civilization

Religion

Technology: The Invention of the Wheel

Literacy

Law

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