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ARCADIA (P)

ARCADIA (P)
$12.00
$8.50
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"Originally published in 1993 by Faber and Faber Ltd., Great Britain"--T.p. verso.
ISBN/SKU: 
9780571169344
Publication Date: 
May 10, 1993
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Archaeology: Theories, Methods and Practice

Archaeology: Theories, Methods and Practice
$87.50
$61.25
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This is the sixth edition of the bestselling introduction to archaeology, printed in full colour for the first time, with hundreds of photographs and diagrams. It has been given the most thorough updating and reorganization since it was first published, providing coverage of all the major developments in archaeological method, science, technology and theory. It explores new discoveries such as Neanderthal DNA, the Frome Hoard and the Staffordshire hoard, new theories about the meaning of Stonehenge and the nature of Maya territories. It also features a new extensive case study on the field project at Upper Mangrove Creek, Australia. A new chapter on building a career in archaeology has also been added which explores the careers of five archaeologists, giving an insight into the practice of archaeology in different fields and in different parts of the world. The most complete, wide-ranging and usable archaeological textbook in the world to date. (The Times Higher Education Supplement).
ISBN/SKU: 
9780500290217
Publication Date: 
March 1, 2012
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ARCHITECTURAL DRAWING COURSE (P)

ARCHITECTURAL DRAWING COURSE (P)
$23.99
$17.00
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High school and college students who have a budding interest in architectural design will value this book for its solid foundational orientation and instruction. Author Mo Zell introduces readers to architecture's visual language, showing them how to think spatially and getting them started in architectural drawing with a series of instructive tutorials. Presenting three-dimensional design problems, she coaches students through the fundamentals of proportion and scale, space and volume, path and place, and materials and textures. A series of 40 work units covers virtually every aspect of architectural drawing, including:

  • Learning to see and sketch with accuracy
  • Developing fundamental drawing and modeling skills
  • Mastering subjective representation and rules of perspective
  • Employing spatial strategies: rendering and diagramming ideas

    She concludes with practical advice for young people who are considering careers in architectural design, offering ideas on building a portfolio, getting advanced training, and continuing on a path to a professional career. More than 800 instructive illustrations.

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    9780764138140
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    ARIEL (CATEDRA #474) (P)

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    ISBN/SKU: 
    9788437617916

    ART & ARCHITECTURE OF ANCIENT ORIENT (P)

    ART & ARCHITECTURE OF ANCIENT ORIENT (P)
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    Traces the development of Mesopotamian art from Sumerian times to the late Assyrian and Neo-Babylonian periods. This text also covers the art and architecture of Asia Minor and the Hittites, of the Levant in the second millennium BC, of the Aramaeans and Phoenicians in Syria, and of Ancient Persia.
    ISBN/SKU: 
    9780300064704
    Publication Date: 
    October 30, 1996
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    ART (MAGNARD#40) (P)

    $10.50
    ISBN/SKU: 
    9782210754478
    Publication Date: 
    January 1, 1970
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    ART IN THEORY 1900-2000 NEW EDITION

    ART IN THEORY 1900-2000 NEW EDITION
    $67.50
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    This popular anthology of twentieth-century art theoretical texts has now been expanded to take account of new research, and to include significant contributions to art theory from the 1990s.
  • New edition of this popular anthology of twentieth-century art-theoretical texts.
  • Now updated to include the results of new research, together with significant contributions from the 1990s.
  • Includes writings by critics, philosophers, politicians and literary figures.
  • The editors provide contextual introductions to 340 texts.
  • Complements Art in Theory 1648-1815 and Art in Theory 1815-1900 to create a complete survey of the theories underpinning the development of art in the modern period.
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    9780631227083
    Publication Date: 
    October 22, 2002
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    ARTFUL SENTENCES

    $17.75
    ISBN/SKU: 
    9780961392185
    Publication Date: 
    May 1, 2006
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    ASKING QUESTIONS (REV) (P)

    ASKING QUESTIONS (REV) (P)
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    $28.00
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    Since it was first published more than twenty-five years ago, Asking Questions has become a classic guide for designing questionnaires3/4the most widely used method for collecting information about people's attitudes and behavior. An essential tool for market researchers advertisers, pollsters, and social scientists, this thoroughly updated and definitive work combines time-proven techniques with the most current research, findings, and methods. The book presents a cognitive approach to questionnaire design and includes timely information on the Internet and electronic resources. Comprehensive and concise, Asking Questions can be used to design questionnaires for any subject area, whether administered by telephone, online, mail, in groups, or face-to-face. The book describes the design process from start to finish and is filled with illustrative examples from actual surveys.
    ISBN/SKU: 
    9780787970888
    Publication Date: 
    April 30, 2004
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    Atala et René

    $9.50
    $6.75
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    ISBN/SKU: 
    9782266199865