From Alienation to Addiction: Modern American Work in Global by Peter N. Stearns

By Peter N. Stearns

during the last 2 hundred years, paintings stories have replaced enormously, inflicting new concerns corresponding to heightened boredom and alienation, but additionally new degrees of obsession with paintings. This ebook appears to be like on the sleek alterations in paintings, studying international styles but additionally certain good points of the paintings tradition within the usa. For the area, the USA, and in addition key teams comparable to ladies and kids, figuring out the fashionable heritage of labor is going some distance towards explaining key concerns within the U.S. paintings tradition today.

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