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The value of aesthetics : Oaxacan woodcarvers in global economies of culture / Alanna Cant.

Author/Creator:
Cant, Alanna author.
Publication:
Austin, TX : University of Texas Press, 2019.
Format/Description:
Book
viii,186 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations, map ; 23 cm.
Edition:
First edition.
Series:
Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long series in Latin American and Latino art and culture
Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long series in Latin American and Latino art and culture
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Subjects:
Indian wood-carving -- Mexico -- Tilcajete.
Indians of Mexico -- Material culture -- Mexico -- Tilcajete.
Wood-carving industry -- Mexico -- Tilcajete.
Aesthetics -- Economic aspects -- Mexico -- Tilcajete.
Culture -- Economic aspects -- Mexico -- Tilcajete.
Culture -- Economic aspects.
Indian wood-carving.
Indians of Mexico -- Material culture.
Wood-carving industry.
Mexico -- Tilcajete.
Contents:
The alluring thing itself
Aesthetics of work in woodcarving
Authorship and its consequences
Artesanías into ethnic art
The art of indigeneity
The allure of art and intellectual property
Conclusion: at the end of the aura
Appendix: a note on names.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9781477318805
1477318801
9781477318812
147731881X
9781477318829
9781477318836
OCLC:
1079411771