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Ideals and idols : essays on values in history and in art / E.H. Gombrich.

Oxford [England] : Phaidon, 1979.
ISBN 9780714820095, 0714820091

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Subjects Art -- Philosophie.
Art -- Philosophy.
Histoire -- Philosophie.
History -- Philosophy.
Valeurs (Philosophie)
Description 224 pages, [4] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 26 cm
Copyright Date 1979.
Notes Includes index and bibliographical notes.
Contents [1.] Values in history: The tradition of general knowledge -- In search of cultural history -- The logic of Vanity fair: alternatives to historicism in the study of fashions, style and taste -- Myth and reality in German wartime broadcasts -- Research in the humanities: ideals and idols -- [2.] Values in art: Art and self-transcendence -- Art history and the social sciences -- Canons and values in the visual arts: a correspondence with Quentin Bell -- A plea for pluralism -- The museum: past, present and future -- Reason and feeling in the study of art.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)6014456
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WorldCat Identities Gombrich, E. H. 1909-2001.
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