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Adal, Raja

Beauty in the Age of Empire

Japan, Egypt, and the Global History of Aesthetic Education

Series:Columbia Studies in International and Global HistoryStudies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY PRESS

    56,95 € / $64.99 / £51.50*

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    Publication Date:
    2019
    Copyright year:
    2019
    To be published:
    August 2019
    ISBN
    978-0-231-54928-8
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    Overview

    Aims and Scope

    Beauty in the Age of Empire is a global history of aesthetic education focused on how Western techniques were adopted and transformed in Egypt and Japan. Raja Adal uncovers the emergence of aesthetic subjects in pedagogy and their role in the creation of the modern citizen and state.

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    43 b&w illustrations
    COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY PRESS
    Language:
    English
    Readership:
    Professional and scholarly;

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    AdalRaja:

    Raja Adal (PhD, History, Harvard) is Assistant Professor of History at the University of Pittsburgh. His work has appeared in Comparative Studies in Society and History and Theory, Culture, and Society.Raja Adal is assistant professor of history at the University of Pittsburgh.

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