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Tony Bennett

Full Name: Tony Bennett
Gender: Male
Born: 1926-08-03
Number of Works: 63
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ISBN: 0415053889, 9780415053884
Keywords: politics, theory, history, museum, birth
Pages: 288
Published: 1995
  • Rating: 80%

PIn a series of richly detailed case studies from Britian, Australia and North America, Tony Bennett investigates how nineteenth- and twentieth-century museums, fairs and exhibitions have organized their collections, and their visitors.PDiscussing the historical development of museums alongside that of the fair and the international exhibition, Bennett sheds new light upon the relationship between modern forms of official and popular culture.PUsing Foucaltian perspectives bThe Birth of the Museum/b explores how the public museum should be understood not just as a place of instruction, but as a
ISBN: 0641929706, 9780641929700
Keywords: studio, bennett, tony
Pages: 212
Published: 2007
  • Rating: 100%
ISBN: 0416708803, 9780416708806
Keywords: marxism, formalism
Pages: 208
Published: 1979
  • Rating: 60%

Russian Formalism and Marxist criticism had a seismic impact on twentieth-century literary theory and the shockwaves are still felt today. First published in 1979, Tony Bennett's Formalism and Marxism created its own reverberations by offering a ground-breaking new interpretation of the Formalists' achievements and demanding a new way forward in Marxist criticism. Placing the work of key figures in context and addressing such issues as aesthetics, linguistics and the category of literature, form and function or literary evolution, Bennett argues that the Formalists' concerns provided the basi
ISBN: 0861660625, 9780861660629
Keywords: sins, deadly, seven
Pages: 64
Published: 1998
  • Rating: 40%