Browse by category ▼
Browse by Category
Filter by
Format
See more
Author
See more
Publication Year
See more
by: Colwell-Chanthaphonh, Chip /Nash, Stephen E. / Holen, Steven R.
  • Format: PDF
  • ISBN: 9781607320258
  • Publication year: 2010
£7.10
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: Pearson, Colin
  • Format: PDF
  • ISBN: 9781483294650
  • Publication year: 2014
£53.29
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: Woodford, Susan
  • Format: PDF
  • ISBN: 9781316345122
  • Publication year: 2004
£16.32
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: Bostic, Mary Burzlaff
  • Format: PDF
  • ISBN: 9781599632544
  • Publication year: 2010
£26.87
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: Paskow, Alan
  • Format: PDF
  • ISBN: 9780511162183
  • Publication year: 2004
£18.24
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: Thomas, Nicholas
  • Format: PDF
  • ISBN: 9781780237039
  • Publication year: 2016
£12.43
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: Kapit, Wynn/Elson, Lawrence M.
  • Format: PDF
  • ISBN: 9781292038759
  • Publication year: 2013
£16.00
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: Mather, George
  • Format: EPUB
  • ISBN: 9781107460539
  • Publication year: 2013
£21.12
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: Buechley, Leah /Peppler, Kylie / Eisenberg, Michael
  • Format: PDF
  • ISBN: 9781453909416
  • Publication year: 2014
£29.95
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: Knowles, Ric
  • Format: PDF
  • ISBN: 9781137014245
  • Publication year: 2010
£5.60
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: Davis, Rosalind/Tilley, Annabel
  • Format: EPUB
  • ISBN: 9781781574102
  • Publication year: 2016
£14.99
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: Barnes-Mellish, Glynis
  • Format: PDF
  • ISBN: 9781405334594
  • Publication year: 2008
£7.99
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: Cumming, Robert
  • Format: PDF
  • ISBN: 9781405335263
  • Publication year: 2008
£7.99
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: Maclagan, David
  • Format: PDF
  • ISBN: 9781846422126
  • Publication year: 2001
£20.00
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: Caso, Frank
  • Format: EPUB
  • ISBN: 9781780235523
  • Publication year: 2015
£17.28
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: Thomas, Troy
  • Format: EPUB
  • ISBN: 9781780236803
  • Publication year: 2016
£14.35
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: Lehrer, Keith
  • Format: PDF
  • ISBN: 9780199719471
  • Publication year: 2011
£19.59
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: Mather, George
  • Format: PDF
  • ISBN: 9781107453487
  • Publication year: 2013
£21.12
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: Benton, Janetta Rebold/DiYanni, Robert
  • Format: PDF
  • ISBN: 9781292051925
  • Publication year: 2013
£53.99
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: Christians, Clifford G. /Nordenstreng, Kaarle
  • Format: PDF
  • ISBN: 9781453912126
  • Publication year: 2014
£112.90
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: McLean, Ian
  • Format: EPUB
  • ISBN: 9781780236230
  • Publication year: 2016
£24.00
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: Velthuis, Olav/Baia Curioni, Stefano
  • Format: PDF
  • ISBN: 9780191027543
  • Publication year: 2015
£60.00
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: Schnetz, Martina
  • Format: PDF
  • ISBN: 9781846420627
  • Publication year: 2004
£18.39
Sign in to add to Wish List
by: Markell, Mary Jane
  • Format: PDF
  • ISBN: 9781846423376
  • Publication year: 2002
£18.39
Sign in to add to Wish List

The term ‘the arts’ refers to the theory and physical manifestation of creativity within human societies and cultures. The main constituents of the arts are literature, performing arts and visual arts.

Literature consists of any written work and can be classified as fiction or non-fiction, and prose or poetry. Literature can be also divided into novels, short stories and dramas, which are the major forms of this discipline.

Performing arts are those forms of art where artists use their bodies, voices and objects to express their feelings and emotions, in front of a live audience. Performing arts include theatre, music, dance and object manipulation and date to prehistoric times.

Visual arts are forms of art such as ceramic, painting, drawing, printmaking, design, photography, videography and filmmaking. As well as this, they contain the so-called 'applied arts' such as industrial design, fashion design, interior design, decorative art and graphic design.

The term ‘art’ has firstly been adopted in the Ancient Greece, where there was not a distinction among the various forms of art. During the Middle age, the word 'art' was associated with the term ‘liberal art’, a discipline taught at university. Then, during the Renaissance period, 'art' started belonging to the humanities and included subjects such as history, linguistics, literature, theology, philosophy and logic.

Do you want to know more about this topics? Browse this category. You will find a vast range of digital textbooks which will help you better understand the subjects and progress in your studies!

Still can’t find what you're looking for? Then take a look at our other categories or different publishers or other authors. We have more than 500,000 ebooks to choose from. Enjoy reading with Kortext!

Back

Categories

All Categories