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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Community Resilience

Thomas Fisher.

in Designing Our Way to a Better World

May 2016; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography. 2637 words.

This chapter explores enabling communities in informal settlements that lack basic building codes and safety standards because governments and these communities’ formal economies do not...

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Utopian Communities

Peter J. Hollida.

in American Arcadia

June 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Ancient and Classical Art (to 500 CE). 10795 words.

The alienating milieu of modern industrial life in the Gilded Age compelled Americans to search for more authentic lives. Many of those longing for physical, intellectual, and spiritual...

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Schools and Communities

Thomas Fisher.

in Designing Our Way to a Better World

May 2016; p ublished online January 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Graphic Design and Typography. 2476 words.

The chapter argues that increasing students’ community engagement instills creative courage in them; schools play important roles in communities and communities—especially ones in which...

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The Good Women of Peterhouse: Patriarchal Community, Femininity and University Reform

Veronica Carter.

in Journal of Design History

May 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Art Forms; Art Styles; History of Art; Industrial and Commercial Art. 8664 words.

This article reads a Morris, Marshall, Faulkner & Company stained glass window in light of Victorian reforms extending university education to women. Designed by Edward Burne-Jones and...

Walt Disney and the Quest for Community

Esther Leslie.

in Journal of Design History

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Art; Art Forms; Industrial and Commercial Art; Art Styles. 0 words.

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Review: The Library of a Jesuit Community at Holbeck, Nottinghamshire (1679)

Alison Shell.

in The Library

March 2004; p ublished online March 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Bibliography; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 0 words.

Lives Under the Microscope: Eccentric Individuals and Traditional Communities

Sheila McTighe.

in Oxford Art Journal

March 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Art Forms; Art Styles; Art Subjects and Themes; History of Art; Theory of Art. 3501 words.

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Review: Memorial Volumes to Jewish Communities Destroyed in the Holocaust: A Bibliography of British Library Holdings

John D. Klier.

in The Library

June 2005; p ublished online June 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Bibliography; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 0 words.

Tauchnitz and Albatross: A ‘Community of Interests’ in English-Language Paperback Publishing, 1934–51

Alistair McCleery.

in The Library

September 2006; p ublished online September 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Bibliography; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 0 words.

This article draws on a variety of archival sources to re-examine the relationship between Tauchnitz Editions and the Albatross Press from 1934 to 1951. In particular, it attempts to revise...

The Alderley Sandhills Project: An Archaeology of Community Life in (Post)-Industrial England

Kate Smith.

in Journal of Design History

March 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: History of Art; Art Forms; Industrial and Commercial Art; Art Styles. 1130 words.

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There's No Place Like Hallwalls: Alternative-space Installations in an Artists' Community

Sarah Evans.

in Oxford Art Journal

March 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Art Forms; Art Styles; Art Subjects and Themes; History of Art; Theory of Art. 13432 words.

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The Limits of Community – The Possibilities of Society: On Modern Architecture in Weimar Germany

Volker M. Welter.

in Oxford Art Journal

March 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Art Forms; Art Styles; Art Subjects and Themes; History of Art; Theory of Art. 10095 words.

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Review: London Booksellers and American Customers: Transatlantic Literary Community and the Charleston Library Society, 1748–1811

Peter Hoare.

in The Library

June 2003; p ublished online June 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Exhibition Catalogues and Specific Collections; Bibliography; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 0 words.

History, Myth, and the Everyday: Luchino Visconti, Renato Guttuso, and the Fishing Communities of the Italian South

Lara Pucci.

in Oxford Art Journal

December 2013; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Art Forms; Art Styles; Art Subjects and Themes; History of Art; Theory of Art. 9900 words.

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Affandi, Kusuma (1907)

Edited by Pamela Kember.

in Benezit Dictionary of Asian Artists

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 344 words.

Affandi worked at the Seni Rupa Academy in Yogyakarta. He founded the Association of Artists’ Communities in 1946 and the

Kngwarreye, Emily Kame (1910–96)

in Dictionary Plus Art and Architecture

P ublished online April 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 59 words.

An Australian Aboriginal artist from the Utopia community in the Northern Territory. She is one of the most prominent and

Savage, Augusta (1892–1962)

Ann Lee Morgan.

in The Oxford Dictionary of American Art and Artists

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 439 words.

Largely because much of her work was lost or destroyed, she is more remembered today for her community activism during

Anshutz, Thomas (1851–1912)

Ann Lee Morgan.

in The Oxford Dictionary of American Art and Artists

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 409 words.

A longtime principal in the Philadelphia art community, he made his reputation with dignified, carefully constructed figural compositions indebted to

Mathews, Arthur Francis (1860–1945)

Ann Lee Morgan.

in The Oxford Dictionary of American Art and Artists

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 469 words.

A leading figure in the San Francisco art community, in the years around the turn of the twentieth century he

Van Der Zee, James (1886–1983)

Ann Lee Morgan.

in The Oxford Dictionary of American Art and Artists

P ublished online May 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 321 words.

Known during his active years only in New York’s African American community, he preserved an intimate record of the *...