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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Useful art has both an aesthetic and a utilitarian dimension: automobiles, glass
tumblers, woven baskets, desk lamps, and a host of other handmade or
manufactured objects have a primarily useful function and are made for that
purpose, but ...
Effects of frequent interaction with objects of attitudes have been observed in
studies of racial integration in the U.S. The evidence suggests that interaction
between groups of people initially intensifies pre-existing attitudes; amiably
Usually designed to be decorative or amusing or both, automata are mechanical
objects that are relatively selfoperating once they have been set in motion. They
often imitate natural phenomena, both in form and in movement. An automaton ...
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