Cover of: Visual shock | Michael G. Kammen

Visual shock

a history of art controversies in American culture

1st ed.

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Monuments, memorials, and Americanism
Nudity, decency, and morality
Coming to terms with modernism
Troubles with murals
Art politicized: ideological issues
The pivotal 1960s
The dimensions and dilemmas of public sculpture
The art museum transformed
Issues of diversity and inclusion
Comparisons and closure.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [385]-424) and index.

Classifications

Library of Congress
N72.S6 K225 2006

The Physical Object

Pagination
xxvi, 450 p. :
Number of pages
450

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23240923M
Internet Archive
visualshockhisto00kamm
ISBN 10
1400041295
ISBN 13
9781400041299
LC Control Number
2005044750
Library Thing
1673604
Goodreads
34182
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