Modernism, criticism, realism

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Published by Harper & Row in London, San Francisco .

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  • Aesthetics

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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

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StatementCharles Harrison and Fred Orton (editors).
ContributionsHarrison, Charles, 1942-, Orton, Fred.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBH39 .M56 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxxviii, 280 p., 7 p. of plates :
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2604922M
ISBN 100063182890
LC Control Number85164295
OCLC/WorldCa12722696

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxviii, pages, 7 pages of plates. Modernism, in its broadest definition, is modern thought, character, or practice. More specifically, the term describes both a set of cultural tendencies and an array of associated cultural movements, originally arising from wide-scale and far-reaching changes to Western society in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

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