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The Social History of Art, v.4: Naturalism, impressionism, the film age (1951)

by Arnold Hauser

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Series: The Social History of Art (4 [four volumes])

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very obscure style of writing. Makes some good points about social issues in relation to the art of the time, but the VERY scholarly style with a multitude of footnotes makes for heavy reading. I probably won't read this as I'm not as interested in later period art. ( )
  sprowett | May 3, 2008 |
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Ranging widely over time and place, Asa Briggs highlights continuities and changes in society in England from prehistory to the present day. Literature, art and politics are investigated as aspects and gauges of human experience, research in related disciplines is discussed and changes in historical interpretations explained. The author also offers his own, personal, view of social history.

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