Gardner s Art through the Ages The Western Perspective

Author: Fred S. Kleiner
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305645059
Release Date: 2016-01-01
Genre: Art

Author and award-winning scholar-professor Fred Kleiner continues to set the standard for art history textbooks, combining impeccable and authoritative scholarship with an engaging approach that discusses the most significant artworks and monuments in their full historical and cultural contexts. GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: THE WESTERN PERSPECTIVE, VOLUME II includes nearly 100 new images, new pedagogical box features, images that have been upgraded for clarity and color-fidelity, revised and improved maps and architectural reconstructions, and more. Over 40 reviewers -- both generalists and specialists -- contributed to the accuracy and readability of this edition. A unique scale feature will help students better visualize the actual size of the artworks shown in the book. Within each chapter, the Framing the Era overviews, timeline, extended captions, and the chapter summary section titled The Big Picture will help students review for exams. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

A History of Roman Art

Author: Fred S. Kleiner
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781337515771
Release Date: 2016-10-12
Genre: Art

Winner of the prestigious TAA Textbook Excellence Award, A HISTORY OF ROMAN ART has been updated to reflect scholarship advances of the past decade, and dramatically expands the lavish photographic documentation of the first edition with more than 400 new color photographs in the text. A HISTORY OF ROMAN ART surveys the art of Rome and its empire from the time of Romulus to the death of Constantine presented in its historical, political, and social context. Divided into four parts (Italy before and during the Republic; and the Early, High, and Late Empires), each of the 21 chapters combines a discussion of general issues and individual monuments with a series of boxed essays on architectural terminology; materials and techniques; religion and mythology; the cultural context of works of art; the role of patrons; and the problems that ancient artists and architects faced and how they solved them. Special chapters are devoted to Pompeii and Herculaneum and funerary and provincial art in all media. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Gardner s Art Through the Ages

Author: Fred S. Kleiner
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
ISBN: 0534640982
Release Date: 2004-07
Genre: Art

This economical print study aid features a 45-question practice test--including multiple choice, true/false, and short answer questions--for each chapter of the book. Complete answers and page references follow each chapter test.

Art History

Author: Marilyn Stokstad
Publisher: Pearson
ISBN: 9780134485096
Release Date: 2017-06-23
Genre: Art

This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. For survey courses in Art History Welcoming, inclusive, engaging, and global Art History brings the history of art to life for a new generation of students. It is global in scope, inclusive in its coverage, and warm and welcoming in tone. The guiding vision of Art History is that the teaching of art history survey courses should be filled with equal delight, enjoyment, and serious learning, while fostering an enthusiastic and educated public for the visual arts. The Sixth Edition has been revised to reflect new discoveries, recent research, and fresh interpretive perspectives, as well as to address the changing needs of both students and educators. Art History, Sixth Edition is also available via Revel™, an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience.

WCIV

Author: Gavin Lewis
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 111134180X
Release Date: 2011-01-01
Genre: Education

Tested by readers and approved by faculty, WCIV provides a brief, inexpensive introduction to western civilization that is packed with study tools designed to accommodate the diverse lifestyles of today’s learners. Learning is made easy through chapter-by-chapter study cards, self-quizzes, downloadable flash cards, marginal notations, key-term definitions, pronunciation guides, and links for further study that are found throughout the book. In addition, important concepts are easily reinforced through the interactive eBook, which provides readers with extensive links to primary sources, maps, and critical thinking exercises. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

A World of Art

Author: Henry M. Sayre
Publisher: Pearson
ISBN: 0134081803
Release Date: 2015-09-24
Genre: Art

NOTE: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyArtsLab does not come packaged with this content. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyArtsLab, search for 0134377451 / 9780134377452 A World of Art plus MyArtsLab for Art Appreciation -- Access Card Package, 8/e Package consists of: * 0134081803 / 9780134081809 A World of Art, 8/e * 0134376846 / 9780134376844 MyArtsLab for Art Appreciation without Pearson eText Valuepack Access Card MyArtsLab should only be purchased when required by an instructor. For courses in Art Appreciation Foster critical thinking and visual literacy in the Art Appreciation course. A World of Art fosters the critical thinking and visual literacy skills students need to understand art from around the globe. Noted author and educator Henry Sayre teaches students how to ask the right questions about the visual world that surrounds us, and to then respond meaningfully to the complexity of that world. New to the eighth edition, seven thematic chapters help students better identify and understand major themes of art--such as "the cycle of life" and "the body, gender, and identity"--that transcend different eras and regions. Also available with MyArtsLab® MyArtsLab for the Art Appreciation course extends learning online to engage students and improve results. Media resources with assignments bring concepts to life, and offer students opportunities to practice applying what they've learned. Please note: this version of MyArtsLab does not include an eText. A World of Art, Eighth Edition is also available via REVEL(tm), an immersive learning experience designed for the way today's students read, think, and learn.

A Laboratory Manual of Human Anatomy and Physiology

Author: Donald Ferruzzi
Publisher: Biomateria Books
ISBN: 0989617750
Release Date: 2015-01-20
Genre:

A Laboratory Manual of Human Anatomy & Physiology is designed for the first of a two-semester college course in anatomy and physiology pitched at freshmen and sophomores. It takes the student through a hierarchy of human form and function from the cell and tissue levels to organs and organ systems. The systems featured in the manual are skeletal, muscular, and nervous.

Prebles Artforms Revel Access Card

Author: Duane Preble
Publisher: Pearson
ISBN: 0133869911
Release Date: 2014-08-01
Genre: Art

REVEL for Prebles' Artforms, Eleventh Edition conveys the dynamic environment that is the contemporary art landscape, as today's artists interpret, challenge, and ultimately create the world around them. Author Patrick Frank guides students on a thematic exploration of art, explaining the reasons for creating art, the motivation for individual artists, and how art impacts its audience. The inclusion of more than 175 new images reflects Frank's view that contemporary art provides the best path to art appreciation because of its currency and global nature. REVEL(tm) is Pearson's newest way of delivering our respected content. Fully digital and highly engaging, REVEL offers an immersive learning experience designed for the way today's students read, think, and learn. Enlivening course content with media interactives and assessments, REVEL empowers educators to increase engagement with the course, and to better connect with students. NOTE: REVEL is a fully digital delivery of Pearson content. This ISBN is for the standalone REVEL access card. In addition to this access card, you will need a course invite link, provided by your instructor, to register for and use REVEL.

The Story of Painting

Author: Wendy Beckett
Publisher:
ISBN: 0751301337
Release Date: 1994
Genre: Painting, American

Through more than 450 masterpieces, the author unfolds the story of 800 years of Western painting from Giotto, the Renaissance and Impressionism, to Pop Art and the present day.

Gardner s Art through the Ages A Global History

Author: Fred S. Kleiner
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133711162
Release Date: 2014-08-25
Genre: Art

The 14TH EDITION of GARDNER'S ART THROUGH THE AGES: The most widely-read history of art and architecture in the English language for over 85 years, this beautifully-illustrated book includes new features that make it easier than ever for your students to master the material. Author and award-winning scholar-teacher Fred Kleiner has set a new standard for art history textbooks, continuing GARDNER'S tradition of impeccable reliability and scholarship. The 14th Edition includes a new chapter dedicated to contemporary art worldwide, coverage of over 300 new images, new pedagogical features, images that have been upgraded for clarity and color-fidelity, and more. A comprehensive, integrated set of digital resources brings course content to life, providing students with the tools they need to excel in your class, regardless of their individual learning styles. GARDNER's has built its stellar reputation on the inclusion of the most significant images and monuments, discussions of these images in their full historical and cultural contexts, reproductions of unsurpassed quality, scholarship that is up-to-date and deep, the consistent voice of a single storyteller, and more online help for students and instructors than any other art survey text. Over 100 reviewers -- generalists and specialists -- contributed to the accuracy and readability of this edition. CourseMate, the online learning environment that can be used on its own or as an LMS-specific course cartridge, provides an interactive experience for exploration, study, and development of critical thinking skills. It includes an interactive eBook, all images included within the text, nearly 300 videos, audio resources, image flashcards, a printable Slide Guide suitable for note-taking, and much more. Dynamic lecture tools will save instructors time in preparing for class -- a Digital Image Library with full zoom capabilities, side-by-side comparison tools, and Google Earth integration. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.