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A withdrawing or a separation from a person or a person's affections from an object or position or of former attachment
The original pattern or model of which all things of the same type are representations or copies
Of, relating to, or having the characteristics of a style of artistic expression contrasting elements often conveying a sense of drama, movement, and tension
A style of art that stresses abstract structure at the expense of other pictorial elements especially by displaying several aspects of the same object simultaneously and by fragmenting the form of depicted objects
Any formal system of reasoning that arrives at the truth by the exchange of logical arguments
The idea that change and development in history results from the conflict between social classes. Economic forces impel human beings to behave in socially determined ways
A philosophy based on the idea that people give meaning to their lives through their choices and actions
a musical form consisting of a theme repeated a fifth above or a fourth below its first statement
A religious orientation advocating gnosis as the way to release a person's spiritual element
a style of architecture developed in northern France that spread throughout Europe between the 12th and 16th centuries
a school of late 19th century French painters who pictured appearances by strokes of unmixed colors to give the impression of reflected light
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