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Art and Social Theory: Sociological Arguments in Aesthetics

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Art and Social Theory provides a comprehensive introduction to sociological studies of the arts. It examines the central debates of social theorists and sociologists about the place of the arts in society and the social significance of aesthetics.


provides a comprehensive introduction to sociological study of art;

examines the central debates of social theorists and sociolo
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Paperback, 237 pages
Published March 5th 2004 by Polity Press
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I read this book for my intermedia theory class, and it's really clear and accessible. I felt like I learned a lot about what different schools and movements say about aesthetics, considering I had to speed read it in two days.
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