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The Resource Reading Asian Art and Artifacts : Windows to Asia on American College Campuses

Reading Asian Art and Artifacts : Windows to Asia on American College Campuses

Label
Reading Asian Art and Artifacts : Windows to Asia on American College Campuses
Title
Reading Asian Art and Artifacts
Title remainder
Windows to Asia on American College Campuses
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book begins with the understanding that, in addition to its aesthetic qualities, Asian art and material artifacts are expressive of cultural realities and constitute a "visible language" with messages that can be read, interpreted, and analyzed. Asian art and artifacts are understood in their contexts, as "windows" into cultures, and as such can be used as a powerful pedagogical tool in many academic disciplines. The book includes essays by scholars of Asian art, philosophy, anthropology, and religion that focus on objects held in ASIANetwork schools. The ASIANetwork collections are col
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nietupski, Paul K
Dewey number
709.5
Index
index present
LC call number
DS32.9.U5R43 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • ASIANetwork
  • Asia
  • Art, Asian
  • Art in education
  • ASIANetwork
  • ART
  • Education, Higher
  • Art, Asian
  • Art in education
  • Asia
  • United States
Label
Reading Asian Art and Artifacts : Windows to Asia on American College Campuses
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Illustrations; Foreword; Editors' Note; Introduction; 1 Re-Iconizing Artifacts: Using the Curriculum to Recontextualize Asian Art; 2 Making Sense of Material Culture: Multidisciplinary Approaches to Collection Items; 3 The Arts of South Asia; 4 Tibetan Art; 5 Chinese Painting; 6 Craftsmanship in Japanese Arts; 7 Japanese Prints; 8 Are There Decorative Arts in Asia?; Appendix: The ASIANetwork/Luce Asian Arts Consultancy Project; Index; About the Editors and Contributors
Control code
710974716
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (249 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283051637
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)710974716
Label
Reading Asian Art and Artifacts : Windows to Asia on American College Campuses
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Illustrations; Foreword; Editors' Note; Introduction; 1 Re-Iconizing Artifacts: Using the Curriculum to Recontextualize Asian Art; 2 Making Sense of Material Culture: Multidisciplinary Approaches to Collection Items; 3 The Arts of South Asia; 4 Tibetan Art; 5 Chinese Painting; 6 Craftsmanship in Japanese Arts; 7 Japanese Prints; 8 Are There Decorative Arts in Asia?; Appendix: The ASIANetwork/Luce Asian Arts Consultancy Project; Index; About the Editors and Contributors
Control code
710974716
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (249 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283051637
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)710974716

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