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The Resource Art as therapy, Alain de Botton, John Armstrong

Art as therapy, Alain de Botton, John Armstrong

Label
Art as therapy
Title
Art as therapy
Statement of responsibility
Alain de Botton, John Armstrong
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book proposes that art (a category that includes works of design, architecture and craft) is a therapeutic medium that can help guide, exhort and console its viewers, enabling them to become better versions of themselves."--P. 5
Summary
The authors describe a new way of looking at familiar masterpieces, suggesting that the works of art can be useful, relevant--and even therapeutic
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10302496
Cataloging source
TnLvILS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
De Botton, Alain
Dewey number
701/.03
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Armstrong, John
  • School of Life (Business enterprise)
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art and society
  • Art
  • Aesthetics
Target audience
adult
Label
Art as therapy, Alain de Botton, John Armstrong
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The School of Life"--P. facing t.p
  • Includes index
Control code
in900905821
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
239 p.
Isbn
9780714865911
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
Art as therapy, Alain de Botton, John Armstrong
Publication
Note
  • "The School of Life"--P. facing t.p
  • Includes index
Control code
in900905821
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
239 p.
Isbn
9780714865911
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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