A Short Guide to Writing about Art
  • Author : Sylvan Barnet
  • Release Date : 30 November 2022
  • Publisher : Addison-Wesley
  • Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages : 280
  • ISBN 13 : UOM:39015042992373
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A Short Guide to Writing about Art Book Summary

A Short Guide to Writing about Art offers invaluable advice for any art course where students write papers. It addresses a wealth of fundamental matters: description versus analysis som critical approaches to art (e.g., formal analysis, cultural materialism, gender studies) getting ideas for an essay engaging in peer review developing paragraphs organizing a comparison using bibliographic tools, including the Internet quoting sources writing captions for illustrations avoiding sexist and Eurocentric language editing the final draft documenting sources, using either The Chicago Manual of Style or The Art Bulletin style preparing for essay examinations Among the new features of the sixth edition are new guidelines for using the World Wide Web and the Internet for art-historical research, five new checklist (e.g., a checklist for evaluating Web Sites), ten new illustrations, and the style guide published by The Art Bulleting. Several sample essays are also included, accompanied by analyses that show readers the particular strengths of effective writing.

A Short Guide to Writing about Art

A Short Guide to Writing about Art

Author : Sylvan Barnet
Publisher : Addison-Wesley
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A Short Guide to Writing about Art offers invaluable advice for any art course where students write papers. It addresses a wealth of fundamental matters: description versus analysis som critical approaches to art (e.g., formal analysis, cultural materialism, gender studies) getting ideas for an essay engaging in peer review ...

A Short Guide to Writing about Art

A Short Guide to Writing about Art

Author : Sylvan Barnet
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A Short Guide to Writing about Art

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Publisher : Prentice Hall
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This text helps students get beyond merely compiling dates and facts; it teaches them how to incorporate their own ideas into their papers and to tell a story about history that interests them and their peers. Covering brief essays and the documented resource paper, the text explores the writing and ...