No matter how accomplished they might be, the works of art we have discussed so far seem alien to us. The ancient cultures that produced them were so different from our own that we find few references in those works to our time. Greek architecture, sculpture, and painting, however, are immediately...
You shall leave behind all that you love most dearly, and this is the arrow that the bow of exile shoots first.
You shall find out how bitter someone else’s bread tastes, and how hard is the way up and down another’s stairs. (Dante 55-60)
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period immediately after the Middle Ages is known as the Renaissance. This is when
Europe saw its interest to revive ancient Greece and Rome through its classical values and
learning. At this time, Europe was going through some changes with its growing prosperity and
its political stability. There...
Key Concept 1.1 Big Geography and the Peopling of the Earth
What is the evidence that explains the earliest history of humans and the planet?
What are the theories that interpret this evidence?
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Europe; in this sense, the West produced the world's first cities, states, and empires. However, Western civilization in its more strictly defined European sphere traces its roots back to classical antiquity. From European and Mediterranean origins, it has spread to produce the dominant cultures of...
Discipline and Punish: a critical review
This is a summary of Michel Foucault's seminal work on the history of criminal punishment and social discipline as it transformed from punitive to correctional models during the late eighteenth and nineteenth...
feel that this is testimony to the intellectual bulkheads that separate the academic disciplines; but I suspect that it is also an indication that historians have found the term difﬁcult to apply, irrelevant to their interests, or contrary to their intuitions.”1
* The books reviewed in this essay are...
revolutions. The American and French Revolutions were directly inspired by Enlightenment ideals and respectively marked the peak of its influence and the beginning of its decline.
In this chapter, we will examine the forces that set the stage for the French Revolution of 1789, one of the most significant...
Pacific Electric Railway- was a mass transit system in southern california that used light rails, street cars, and buses. It had interconnected cities and was the largest electric railway at its time which was around 1925. It was made up of government loads and the fha had guarunteed loans.
or in general a worldview.
Art also means to do any kinds of work efficiently.
Life is factual, real, bitter and harsh whereas art is to some extent is imaginary but life is
immortalized by the art. We can live our lives in different ways according to the different
Every organization needs to decide how to divide its work or activities, how to coordinate all work – related activities and how to control these activities to ensure that goals are achieved. The organization must consider its external environment and the internal...
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with an East - West stretch of almost 3000 Km and a North -South reach of some 1500 Km. Only 10% of this is land. Geographically the Caribbean is defined as the land area which has its coastline washed by the Caribbean Sea. This would mean that the Greater and Lesser Antilles, the Cayman Islands and the...
that fundamentally shaped Western civilization. The Greeks were the first to explore most of the questions that continue to concern Western thinkers to this day. Going beyond mythmaking and religion, the Greeks strove to understand, in logical, rational terms, both the universe and the position of men and...
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Classicism, and Individualism
Part of renaissance that has to do with classical means of expression
Ancient art better captured the shapes of the human body, and in architecture better buildings
Plato and Aristotle
Paints used to be made out of egg whites and crushed semi-precious...
as Mothers, householders, workers etc in the society where males imposed patriarchal social systems and hence restricting a female’s artistic (along with her political, social) expression. significant in the dominant culture's patriarchal heritage is the preponderance of art made by males, and for male...
D) paper sheets were impregnated with animal glue
E) some methods were not widely used till 1840
3) According to the author, the paper machine that Fourdrinier brothers developed ........
A) depended on rags and linen and this made mass production possible
B) there were two major kinds of...
regarded as both an outcome and a method, or background for crafting guidelines and decisions that is cognizant and guided by existing social links and values. This paper presents a theoretical understanding of cultural policy and what it entails with regard to the development of policies that are cognizant...