In this book Miller challenges contemporary aesthetic theory to include gardens in an expanded definition of art. She provides a radical critique of three central tenets within current intellectual debate: first, the art historical notion that art should only be studied within the context of a single culture and period; second, the philosophical belief that art should be conceived as a discrete object unrelated to our survival as persons, as cultural communities, as a species; and third, the notion that all signifying ...

The Garden as an Art 1993, State University of New York Press, Albany, NY

ISBN-13: 9780791413784

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Garden as an Art 1993, State University of New York Press, Albany, NY

ISBN-13: 9780791413777

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