The Powers of Presence

The Powers of Presence

Author: Robert Plant Armstrong

Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

ISBN: 9781512800074

Category: Art

Page: 232

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Chiefly considering African and Upper Paleolithic work, Armstrong demonstrates that concepts of beauty, truth, and excellence are irrelevant in developing the aesthetic of a specific culture. By developing a unique aesthetic typology, he offers a reinterpretation of non-Western art that integrates human consciousness and its reification as art. More than eighty handsome photographs and drawings are included.
The Powers of Presence
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Robert Plant Armstrong
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1981 - Publisher: Anniversary Collection

Chiefly considering African and Upper Paleolithic work, Armstrong demonstrates that concepts of beauty, truth, and excellence are irrelevant in developing the aesthetic of a specific culture. By developing a unique aesthetic typology, he offers a reinterpretation of non-Western art that integrates human consciousness and its reification as art. More than
The Powers of Presence
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Robert Plant Armstrong
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-30 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

Chiefly considering African and Upper Paleolithic work, Armstrong demonstrates that concepts of beauty, truth, and excellence are irrelevant in developing the aesthetic of a specific culture. By developing a unique aesthetic typology, he offers a reinterpretation of non-Western art that integrates human consciousness and its reification as art. More than
The Power of Presence
Language: en
Pages: 145
Authors: Neil T Anderson
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-20 - Publisher: Monarch Books

Neil Anderson has travelled the world, speaking and teaching, and has written many books. At his side, at his back, has been his wife Joanne: they have been together for over 50 years. Now Joanne is gripped by a long decline, sinking gradually into agitated dementia. She depends on Neil's
The Power of Presence
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Joy Thomas Moore
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-18 - Publisher: Hachette UK

For single parents, working parents, and caregivers who worry about the time they spend away from their children, the mother of The Other Wes Moore shares strategies to raise happy, well adjusted kids. As the mother of Wes Moore, whose memoir about overcoming the obstacles that face a fatherless young
The Power of Presence
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Kristi Hedges
Categories: Self-Help
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-10 - Publisher: AMACOM

Everyone, regardless of position or personality, can strengthen their presence. The Power of Presence shows how. When some people speak, everyone listens. When they need commitment to projects, others jump on board. They just seem to have that indescribable “presence”--a subtle magnetic field around them wherever they go that signals