The continuum encyclopedia of native art worldview symbolism and culture in africa oceania and native north america hope b werness on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers this comprehensive reference text covers the often misunderstood area of aesthetics anthropology and mythology within tribal or indigenous non western art. About the continuum encyclopedia of native art this lavishly produced volume is the first reference work to focus on the symbols meaning and significance of art in native or indigenous cultures written in clear accessible jargon free language and illustrated with more than 520 line drawings color plates and maps this major reference . Continuum encyclopedia of native art worldview symbolism and culture in africa oceania and north america hope b werness ac black jan 1 2003 reference 360 pages 1 review broad subjects such as rites of passage are treated in the general entries these entries address universal motifs and themes such as the center the layered . The continuum encyclopedia of native art hope b werness home worldcat home about worldcat help search search for library items search for lists search for contacts search for a library create lists bibliographies and reviews or search worldcat find items in libraries near you . About the continuum encyclopedia of animal symbolism in world art the famous animal tale of the six blind men and the elephant in which each of the blind men describes the elephant differently depending on the part of the creature touched has been interpreted in ways nearly as varied as the blind mens descriptions
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