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Humanities in Review : Volume 1 - Ronald M. Dworkin

Humanities in Review

Volume 1

By: Ronald M. Dworkin (Editor), Karl Miller (Editor), Richard Sennett (Editor), David Rieff (Editor)

Paperback Published: 6th June 1983
ISBN: 9780521271059
Number Of Pages: 248

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The articles in this volume cover a wide range of intellectually exciting issues, written by people who were considered at the summit of their fields of enquiry. Though the individual topics addressed are diverse, each article can be taken as representative of "humanistic understanding" of its stated subject. The volume is the first of a series based upon lectures given under the auspices of the New York Institute for the Humanities.

The Body and Society
Sexuality and solitude
A short history of body consciousness
The sacred and the body social in sixteenth-century
The Nature of Acting
Acting in everyday life and everyday life in acting
The actor as a celebrity
How form in Art is Related to Culture
The breaking of form
The 'I' as an other in poetry
Music does not flow: constant and variable elements in music's patterning
Studies in Cultural History
The occult philosophy in the Elizabethan age
Triumph or downfall of civil society
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ISBN: 9780521271059
ISBN-10: 0521271053
Series: Humanities in Review : Book 1
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 248
Published: 6th June 1983
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.86 x 15.24  x 1.42
Weight (kg): 0.37