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Real Spaces: World Art History and the Rise of Western Modernism

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David Summers sets forth that current formalist, contextual and post-structural approaches fail to provide an adequate account of all art, particularly art produced outside the Western tradition. He argues that there are profound problems right at the heart of Western thinking about art, and his new framework is an attempt to resolve these problems.

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Hardcover, 704 pages
Published July 1st 2003 by Phaidon Press (first published 2003)
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