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Patronizing the public

Patronizing the public

American philanthropy"s transformation of culture, communication, and the humanities

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Published by Lexington Books in Lanham, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rockefeller Foundation -- History,
  • Charities -- United States -- History,
  • Cultural industries -- United States -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by William J. Buxton.
    ContributionsBuxton, William, 1947-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV97.R6 P37 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23180132M
    ISBN 109780739123058, 9780739123065, 9780739138366
    LC Control Number2009007251

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      Patronizing the Public: American Philanthropy's Transformation of Culture, Communication, and the Humanities is the first detailed and comprehensive examination of how American philanthropic foundations have shaped numerous fields, including dance, drama, education, film, film-music, folklore, journalism, local history, museums, radio, television, as well as the Pages: Behavior that is patronizing or condescending can leave you feeling belittled, inadequate, unintelligent and possibly infuriated. If you find yourself feeling especially angry at such displays of arrogance, you may be tempted to lash out at the offending person. Conversely, if you .

    But as Patronizing the Arts shows, these relationships can be problematic, leaving artists patronized--both supported with funds and personal interest, while being condescended to for vocations misperceived as play rather than serious work. In this provocative book, Marjorie Garber looks at the history of patronage, explains how patronage has Brand: Marjorie Garber.   Offensively condescending.present participle of patronize.


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Patronizing the Public: American Philanthropy's Transformation of Culture, Communication, and the Humanities is the first detailed and comprehensive examination of how American philanthropic foundations have shaped numerous fields, including dance, drama, education, film, film-music, folklore, journalism, local history, museums, radio, television, as well as the performing arts and the Manufacturer: Lexington Books.

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Patronizing the Arts shows Garber at the top of her form."—David Damrosch, Columbia University "Garber's book is a pleasure to read. Artists, critics, journalists, scholars, and art-minded readers will find this book engaging, as well as very smart."—Peter Conn, University of Pennsylvania.

Patronizing the Public: American Philanthropy's Transformation of Culture, Communication, and the Humanities is the first detailed and comprehensive examination of how American philanthropic foundations have shaped numerous fields, including dance, drama, education, film, film-music, folklore, journalism, local history, museums, radio, television, as well as the.

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Is this an issue in your hometown. How do you feel about the L.A. library’s involvement, handling of. ISBN: X OCLC Number: Notes: "This collection had its origins in a workshop titled "American philanthropic support for culture, communications, and the humanities" that was held at the Rockefeller Archive Center (Sleepy Hollow, New York) from August 19 to Aug "--Preface.

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