The New Encyclopaedia Britannica
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1974 - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 934 pages
 Propaedia: outline of knowledge and guide to the Britannica.--- Micropaedia: ready reference and index.--- Macropaedia: knowledge in depth.
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Historical conception of art Art and craftsmanship Relation of art to other
disciplines Extraartistic functions Inherent ... historical view of art is based on the
assumption that art is what survives a series of “tests" given to objects that
function as art.
ic range, in this sense, that great works of art function for us even when it is not
known exactly what they have meant for their producers, as is the case with
prehistoric art. The latent functioning of a work of art is not dependent on the
grasp of its ...
reference to machines, namely, the so-called partial recursive functions, has the
same membership as the class of computable functions. For the present
purposes, then, no effort need be made to define the partial recursive functions.
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