Arts & Ideas
A top-seller since it first published in 1955, Fleming's Arts and Ideas chronologically explores a breadth of humanities topics from antiquity to the present. New author Mary Warner Marien continues the text's tradition of combining outstanding scholarship with high quality art reproductions, while at the same time bringing a new contemporary voice to this classic text. Fleming's Arts and Ideas challenges students to see the links between common purposes, themes, and ideas in painting, sculpture, architecture, literature, music, and philosophy.
What people are saying - Write a review
Review: Fleming's Arts and Ideas (with CD-ROM and Infotrac) [With CDROM and Infotrac]User Review - Joshua Spotts - Goodreads
This was an interesting book, at least, for a textbook. I learned a good deal from this book, but only because I already had an interest in the subject matter. Read full review
Review: Fleming's Arts and Ideas (with CD-ROM and Infotrac) [With CDROM and Infotrac]User Review - Adam Kinory - Goodreads
My plan is to read this over the summer. It comes very highly recommended. Based on the first 4 chapters, that I read this year, it is a deeply rewarding read. Read full review