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Astonish Yourself: 101 Experiments in the Philosophy of Everyday Life

Roger-Pol Droit - Philosophy - 2001 - 210 pages
This playful and profound French bestseller about finding the miraculous in the mundane offers 101 experiments in the philosophy of everyday life.
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Art and Artifact: The Museum as Medium

James Putnam - Art - 2009 - 216 pages
From cabinets of curiosities to assemblages of found objects and imitations of museum displays, artists have often turned their attention to the ideas and systems traditionally ...
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Claire Bishop - Art - 2006 - 207 pages
Art that seeks to produce situations in which relations are formed among viewers is placed in historical and theoretical context in key writings by critics and artists.
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The death of the critic

Rónán McDonald - Biography & Autobiography - 2007 - 160 pages
The critic has long been a reviled figure, at best the mere handmaiden of the "creative" arts, at worst a parasite upon them. For Brendan Behan, critics are like eunuchs in a ...
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Meaning in the Visual Arts

Erwin Panofsky - Art - 1955 - 364 pages
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Jacques Rancire

Oliver Davis - Philosophy - 2010 - 217 pages
Davis shows that RanciFre's work sets a new standard in contestatory critique and reflects on the philosophical implications of his singular project. --Book Jacket.
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The Flesh of Words: The Politics of Writing

Jacques Rancière - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2004 - 169 pages
This new collection of challenging literary studies plays with a foundational definition of Western culture: the word become flesh. But the word become flesh is not, or no ...
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Disagreement: Politics and Philosophy

Jacques Rancière - Political Science - 2004 - 150 pages
"Is there any such thing as political philosophy?" So begins this provocative book by one of the foremost figures in Continental thought. Here, Jacques Ranciere brings a new ...
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The Aesthetic Unconscious

Jacques Ranciere, Debra Keates - Philosophy - 2009 - 95 pages
This book is not concerned with the use of Freudian concepts for the interpretation of literary and artistic works. Rather, it is concerned with why this interpretation plays ...
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Le spectateur émancipé

Jacques Rancière - Aesthetics - 2008 - 145 pages
"Une réflexion sur le thème de l'art et de la politique. L'auteur s'interroge sur les effets, dans le champ politique, de ce qu'il nomme le régime esthétique de l'art, c'est-à ...
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