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Seven Controlled Vocabularies and Obituary 2004. The Joy of Cooking

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How do we read a book as an object in a network, in a post-book, post-reading, meta-data environment? Seven Controlled Vocabularies models a generic book, a kind of field guide to the arts, wherein distinctions between various aesthetic disciplines are relaxed or dissolved and where avant-garde notions of difficulty are replaced with more relaxing and ambient formats such as yoga, disco, and meditation. Each of the book's seven sections is devoted to a particular art form-film, photography, painting, the novel, architecture, music, and theory-and includes both text and found photographs as it explores the idea of what it means to be a book in an era when reading is disappearing into a diverse array of cultural products, media formats, and aesthetic practices. Seven Controlled Vocabularies will be available in a variety of print and electronic book delivery systems and formats.

Paperback copy in very good condition

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Author(s):
Tan Lin
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
229x152x14
EAN-13:
9780819569295
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9780819569295
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
224
Publisher:
Wesleyan University Press

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How do we read a book as an object in a network, in a post-book, post-reading, meta-data environment? Seven Controlled Vocabularies models a generic book, a kind of field guide to the arts, wherein distinctions between various aesthetic disciplines are relaxed or dissolved and where avant-garde notions of difficulty are replaced with more relaxing and ambient formats such as yoga, disco, and meditation. Each of the book's seven sections is devoted to a particular art form-film, photography, painting, the novel, architecture, music, and theory-and includes both text and found photographs as it explores the idea of what it means to be a book in an era when reading is disappearing into a diverse array of cultural products, media formats, and aesthetic practices. Seven Controlled Vocabularies will be available in a variety of print and electronic book delivery systems and formats.

Paperback copy in very good condition

Author(s):
Tan Lin
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
229x152x14
EAN-13:
9780819569295
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-13:
9780819569295
Number of items:
1
Number of pages:
224
Publisher:
Wesleyan University Press

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