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Making sense of world art : an archaeological perspective.

Skeates, Robin (2011) 'Making sense of world art : an archaeological perspective.', World art., 1 (1). pp. 143-149.

Abstract

This article explores the methods through which the anthropology of the senses or sensual culture studies might be extended to world art studies. Reflexivity, inventory, experimentation, thick description and creative writing are all recommended. The potential contribution of these methods is illustrated with reference to recent archaelogical research on the sensual cultures of prehistoric Malta.

Item Type:Article
Keywords:Anthropology of the senses, Sensual culture, World art, Archaeology, Prehistoric Malta.
Full text:Full text not available from this repository.
Publisher Web site:http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21500894.2011.534595
Record Created:01 Mar 2011 09:35
Last Modified:19 Sep 2012 14:43

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