Discuss the arts of these cultures. Give examples, historical references, and purposes of the works discussed within the book.
a. Arts of the Pacific, Africa and pre Columbian America-What are the differences and similarities between the Arts of the Pacific, Africa (excluding Islamic Art) and pre-Columbian America? Each have distinctive characteristics, what are they.
b. The Arts of Asia-India, China and Japan-What are the differences and similarities between the Arts of China, India, and Japan? There are distinctive characteristics each culture possesses. Look at subject matter and materials these cultures used for completing works.
c. Discuss the similarities and differences between the Christian Church, the Jewish Temple and the Islamic Mosque. What modifications were required to accommodate each religious place of worship?