3 edition of The Power of Patronage found in the catalog.
The Power of Patronage
March 1, 2004
by Cambridge University Press
Written in English
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Art, Power, and Patronage in Renaissance Italy has a freshness and breadth of approach that sets the art in its context, exploring why it was created and who commissioned the palaces, cathedrals, paintings, and sculptures. For, as the authors claim, Italian Renaissance artists were no more solitary geniuses than are most architects and /5(35). Class, Power, and Patronage: The Landed Elite and Politics in Pakistani Punjab Hassan Javid A thesis submitted to the Department of Sociology of the London School of Economics for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, London, June
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‘A cynical politician who believed in the power of patronage, he knew almost everyone of importance in Scotland and how to appeal to their self-interest.’ ‘Even though royalty no longer holds the power of life and death, they still hold the power of patronage.’ ‘The film highlights the immense power and patronage of the church.’. In the late s and early s, Alfonso de Palencia (–92), a young Castilian scholar and prebendary of Burgos Cathedral who later served Queen Isabel as royal chronicler and adviser, traveled to Rome.¹ According to a route outlined in hisTratado de la perfección del triunfo militar, he traveled through Castile to Barcelona, north and east through southern France, across the .
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Such is the case with "Power Failure," which is subtitled "Politics, Patronage, and the Economic Future of Buffalo, New York." Residents of the area (that would be me) who read this will come away with their beliefs about the city's history and mistakes more than confirmed/5(10).
Along the way, the book also discusses quite a bit of Italian history and the Medici family banking history. Chapters include: * Medici genealogy to * Establishment of the Medici bank and The Power of Patronage book patronage system * Cosimi de' Medici's rise to power * Piero de' Medici * Decline of the Medici The Power of Patronage book and the rise of Lorenzo de' by: 2.
Painting, Power and Patronage book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The art of Renaissance Italy remains arguably the touchstone /5.
February 8, pages, 7 x 10 78 b/w + 19 color illus. ISBN: Cloth. Published in association with the Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art. Publication, Power, and Patronage: On Inequality and Academic Publishing. He is the directora digital humanities laboratory, and author of Book Was There: Reading in Electronic Times.
[This is an updated page. Some of the data and content has changed from when it. Patronage and Power: A Study of Social Networks in Corinth Volume 75 of Journal for the study of the New Testament: Supplement series Jsnt Supplement Series: No 75 Volume 75 of Supplement series: Author: John K.
Chow: Publisher: A&C Black, ISBN:Length: pages: Subjects. Power and Patronage examines the unwritten rules and inner workings of contemporary China's local politics and government. It exposes how these rules have helped to keep the one-Party state together during decades of /5.
Power and Patronage examines the unwritten rules and inner workings of contemporary China's local politics and government. It exposes how these rules have helped to keep the one-Party state together during decades of tumultuous political, social, and economic : Stanford University Press.
Patronage is the support, encouragement, privilege, or financial aid that an organization or individual bestows to another. In the history of art, arts patronage refers to the support that kings, popes, and the wealthy have provided to artists such as musicians, painters, and sculptors.
It can also refer to the right of bestowing offices or church benefices, the business given to a store by. This multidisciplinary volume was inspired by the quincentenary of the death of Queen Isabel I of Castile, early modern Europe's first powerful queen regnant.
Comprising work by distinguished art historians, musicologists, historians, and literary scholars from England, Spain, and the United States, it begins with a theoretical examination of medieval queenship itself that argues - 1/5(1).
Power, Patronage, and Memory in Early Islam Perspectives on Umayyad Elites Edited by Alain George and Andrew Marsham. Offers a unique collection of illustrated essays that brings together the history of texts and objects; Presents new interpretations of concepts and artefacts, including the title "God's Caliph" and the mosaics of the Dome of.
ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations, maps ; 22 cm. Contents: Introduction: Becoming Visible: Medieval Islamic Women in Historiography and History; Gavin Three Queens, Two Wives, and a Goddess: The Roles and Images of Women in Sasanian Iran; Women in Pre-Islamic Central Asia:.
About Patronage and Power. From 1 Corinthians we know that the church at Corinth was beset by all sorts of problems. Some of these problems resulted from contacts with the pagan world - one member of the church cohabited with his stepmother, one brought a suit against another brother before the pagan magistrate, some ate idolatrous feasts at the pagan.
"Simply bringing Maria de Luna to light makes this book by Núria Silleras Fernandez a welcome addition to the field of queenship studies. But Power, Piety, and Patronage in Late Medieval Queenship: Maria de Luna is more than just an introductory bow to a prodigiouslytalented woman Maria's reign allows Silleras Fernandez to present in a compact space a queen.
Patronage gives power to patrons and takes it away from everyone else. Patronage thrives on secrecy because the process is so shameful that even its greatest enthusiasts are loath to have to justify each decision. Every extension of the power of patronage is a step further towards centralisation of authority, a step nearer to a totalitarian regime.
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Exploring the relationship between state centralization and municipal politics in Minas Gerais, Brazil, during the Imperial Period, Bieber (history, U.
of New Mexico) charts the 19th-century origins of coronelismo, a form of machine politics that linked rural power and patronage at the municipal level to state and federal politics.
Get this from a library. Art, power, and patronage in Renaissance Italy. [John T Paoletti; Gary M Radke] -- Explores some of the circumstances of Renaissance art, such as why it was created and who commissioned the palaces, cathedrals, paintings, and sculptures.
Power and Patronage examines the unwritten rules and inner workings of contemporary China's local politics and government.
It exposes how these rules have helped to keep the one-Party state together during decades of tumultuous political, social, and economic change. While many observers of Chinese politics have recognized the importance of informal institutions, this book.
Art, Power, and Patronage in Renaissance Italy by Paoletti, John and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. In the Middle Ages, women of great wealth and social status often exercised their power and influence through the objects they commissioned, especially books.
Christine Sciacca, associate curator at the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore, introduces several women book patrons, including a duchess, a middle class woman, and a community of nuns who commissioned .Book Description. Although Marguerite de Navarre's unique position in sixteenth-century France has long been acknowledged and she is one of the most studied women of the time, until now no study has focused attention on Marguerite's political life.Power, Patronage, and Memory in Early Islam elucidates the ways in which Umayyad élites fashioned and projected their self-image, and how these articulations, in turn, mirrored their own times.
The authors, combining perspectives from different disciplines, present new material evidence, introduce fresh perspectives about key themes and Author: Alain George.