Bibliography HUM210Compass for your life

Unit One

"Art and Culture: Who We Are" 


Geertz, Clifford. Interpretation of Culture. New York: Basic Books. 1972. 

Geertz, Clifford. Local Knowledge. New York: Basic Books. 1982. 

Langer, Susanne K.  Philosophical Sketches.  New York: Mentor Books. 1962. 

.............................. Philosophy in a New Key: A Study in the Symbolism of  Reason, Rite, and Art. Cambridge: Harvard University Press. 1973.  

Unit Two

"Hermeneutics: Herman Who?"  (Parts One and Two) 

Gadamer, Hans-Georg. Truth and Method. Crossroads: New York. 1960. 

Unit Six


"Public Art Meets the Public" 

Booth, Wayne. The Rhetoric of Fiction. Chicago: UCP. 1983. 

..........................The Company We Keep: An Ethics of Fiction. Berkley University of California Press. 1988. 

Bruner, Jerome. Actual Minds, Possible Worlds. Cambridge: Harvard  University Press. 1986. 

Dewey, John. Art as Experience. New York: Perigee Books. 1980. 

Gadamer, Hans-Georg. Truth and Method. Crossroads: New York. 1960. 

................................. Philosophical Hermeneutics. Berkeley: University of California Press. 1976. 

................................. Dialogue and Dialectic: Eight Hermeneutical Studies on Plato. New Haven: Yale University Press. 1980. 

................................ Reason in the Age of Science. Cambridge: The MIT  Press. 1982. 

................................ The Relevance of the Beautiful and Other Essays Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 1986. 

............................... Hans-Georg Gadamer on Education, Poetry, and History: Applied Hermeneutics. Misgeld, D. and Nicholson, G. eds. Albany: State University of New York Press. 1992.  

..............................Heidegger's Ways. Albany: State University of New York Press. 1994. 

Geertz, Clifford. Interpretation of Culture. New York: Basic Books. 1972. 

Geertz, Clifford. Local Knowledge. New York: Basic Books. 1982. 

............................. Works and Lives: The Anthropologist as Author. Stanford: Stanford University Press. 1988. 

Goodman, Nelson. Languages of Art: An Approach to a Theory of Symbols New York:- The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc. 1968.  

............................Ways of Worldmaking. Indianapolis: Hackett Publishing Company. 1978. 

Hughes, Robert. Shock of the New. New York: Harper Coliphon. 1981. 

............................Culture of Complaint: The Fraying of America. Oxford:  Oxford University Press. 1993.  

Karnezis, George. Interpretation Theory and the Teaching of Literature. Diss. University of Iowa, 1980. 

............................ "Gadamer, Art, and Play," ts. Unpublished article.  Naperville, Il. 

Kivy, Peter. Music Alone: Philosophical Reflections on the Purely Musical Experience. Ithica: Cornell University Press. 1990. 

Kosuth, Joseph. Art after Philosophy and After: Collected Writings, 1966- 1990. Cambridge: MIT Press. 1991. 

Lakoff, George, and Mark Johnson. Metaphors We Live By. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press. 1980. 

Langer, Susanne K. Philosophical Sketches. New York: Mentor Books.  1962.  

.............................. Philosophy in a New Key: A Study in the Symbolism of  Reason, Rite, and Art. Cambridge: Harvard University Press. 1973. 

Palmer, Richard E. Hermeneutics. Evanston: Northwestern University Press. 1969. 

Pattison, Robert. The Triumph of Vulgarity: Rock Music In the Mirror of Romanticism. Oxford: Oxford University Press. 1987.  

Perry, William G. "Cognitive and Ethical Growth: The Making of Meaning."  The Modern American College. (pp. 76-116). New York: Jossey-Bass Publications. 1981.  

Sacks, Sheldon, ed. On Metaphor. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.  1979. 

Suleiman, Susan Rubin. The Female Body in Western Culture. Cambridge: Harvard University Press. 1985. 

Vygotsky, Lev. Mind In Society: The Development of Higher Psychological Processes. Cole, John-Steiner, Scribner, and Souberman, eds. Cambridge: Harvard University Press. 1978. 

..........................Thoughts and Language. Kazulin, Alex, ed. Cambridge:  MIT Press. 1986.  


Unit Seven

"Rock As Religion" 

Geertz, Clifford.   Islam Observed.  New Haven: YUP. 1968. 

.....................  "Religion as a Cultural System," in R. Lessa and E. Voght, Reader in  Comparative Religion.  New York: Harper and Rowe.   1979. 

Montague, Susan P. & Robert Morais.  "Football Games and Rock Concerts: The Ritual Enactment  of American Success Models," in S. Montague & W. Arens, The American Dimension.    St. Louis: Alfred Publishing.  1976. 

"Rock Can Be Dangerous (Horrors!)," Illinois Entertainer, Aug. 1992, p. 3.