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Art Historical Methodologies


Art Historical Methodologies

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This course is an introduction to the major methodologies used by art historians. Although not a "history of art history" per se, it is organized in a roughly chronological order that traces major methodological developments within the discipline from the birth of art history in the nineteenth century through the late twentieth century. The course will also examine how artworks are displayed in modern art museums. This free course may be completed online at any time. See course site for... More
Material Type: Online Course
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: January 27, 2012
Date Modified in MERLOT: May 17, 2014
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Submitter: Sean Connor
Keywords: Semiotics, Art, Formalism, Psychoanalysis, Museums, Freud, Feminism, Marxism


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Primary Audience: College Upper Division
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Language: English
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