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Arnheim, R. (1997) Art and Visual Perception. A Psychology of the Creative Eye. Berkeley: University of California Press.

Arnheim, R. (1988) The Power of the Center: A Study of Composition in the Visual Arts. Berkeley: University of California Press.

Awakawa, Y. (1970) Zen Painting. Tokyo: Kodansha International Ltd.

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Fisher, J. ed. (1994) Global Visions: Towards a New Internationalism in the Visual Arts. London: Kala Press.

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Fromm, E. (1998) El miedo a la libertad. Barcelona: Paidós.

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Giannetti, E. (2001) Lies We Live by: The Art of Self-deception. London: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc.

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Grayling, A. C. (2004) What is good? The search for the best way to live. London: Phoenix.

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hooks, bell (1993) Sisters of the Yam. Black women and self-recovery. Boston, MA: South End Press.

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Platón (1998) Diálogos, IV República. Madrid: Gredos.

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Watts, A. (2006) El camino del Zen. Barcelona: RBA Coleccionables.

Wittgenstein, L. (2004) Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus. London: Routledge.


Chapters in books

Adorno, T. (1977) Commitment. In: Aesthetics and Politics. London, Verso, pp. 177-195.

Adorno, T. (1972) Opinión, demencia y sociedad. In: Filosofía y superstición. Madrid: Alianza-Taurus, chapter 3.

Smithson, R. (1979) Cultural Confinement. In: The Writings of Robert Smithson. New York, pp. 132-33.



Argullol, R. Llamadlo codicia. El País, 26 November 2006.

Castro, E. Jean Paul Sartre: cien años de libertad. La Vanguardia, 22 May 2005.

De Azúa, F. El fin del mundo, más o menos. El País, 10 May 2007.

Fuentes, C. Auschwitz: ¿nunca más?. El País, 5 February 2005.

González, E. Egoístas, maniáticos y desinformados. El País, 27 April 2008.

Gutiérrez, E. Estética y política: el compromiso del artista de los 60 a los 90. Revista Herramienta número 11. Available from <>

Innerarity, D. El horizonte cosmopolita. El País, 8 September 2005.

Laporta, F. Moral de laico. El País, 4 April 2008.

Marcuse, H. Art as Form of Reality. New Left Review 74, July-August 1972, p. 51-58.
Translated by José Fernández Vega. Available from < pubs/70spubs/727tr04ArteRealidad.htm> [Accessed 4 April 2006]

Muñoz Molina, A. Memoria fotográfica. El País, 5 April 2008.

Pontón, G. Cautivos y desarmados ante las elecciones. El País, 5 March 2008.

Ramoneda, J. El funeral del 68. El País, 25 May 2007.

Sontag, S. Pay attention to the world. The Guardian, 17 March 2007.

Sosa, F. Autonomía y Sociedad en la Estética de Th eodor Adorno. A Parte Rei, Revista de Filosofía, 17. Available from <> [Accessed 28 February 2007]

Subirats, E. Estrellas literarias y clérigos. El País, 30 May 2007.

Zimmer, C. Mariposas, ranas y otros mentirosos. El País, 17 January 2007.

Zizek, S. Negar los hechos, descubrir la verdad. El País, 9 January 2007.


Films, video, electronic resources and interviews

Doris Lessing: The Hostess and the Alien (2008), BBC1, 27 de mayo de 2008, 22.35h. [Emisión de la BBC1]

The Century of the Self (2002) Directed by Adam Curtis, BBC2, Monday 29 April - Thursday 2 May 2002 7pm-8pm, 4 chapters. [BBC2 Broadcast]

The Trap – What Happened To Our Dream Of Freedom? (2007) Directed by Adam Curtis, BBC2, Sundays 11, 18, 25 March 2007, 9pm-10pm, 3 chapters. [BBC2 Broadcast]

Las ideas estropean la pintura. Interview with Ángel González by Fietta Jarque. El País, 5 April 2008.

Interview with Yoko Ono, part of the book: Ono, Y. (2001) Grapefruit: a book of instructions and drawings. Lund: Bakhåll. [audio CD: 11mins.]


Exhibition catalogues

Beyond Reason. Art and Psychosis works from the Prinzhorn Collection. Hayward Gallery London, 1997.

Hayes, J. (1952) The Roman Letter. Chicago: The Lakeside Press.

Porter, V. (2006) Word into Art. Artists of the Modern Middle East. London: The British Museum Press.



Benjamin, W. (1936) The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction. Available from <>

Parreño, J. M. Contra un arte por compromiso. Dossier II Foro Social de las Artes, Valencia 2003-2004. Avalilable from <> [Accessed 28 February 2007]

‘Propaganda Techniques’ based upon ‘Appendix I: PSYOP Techniques’ from ‘Psychological Operations Field Manual no. 33-1’, published by Headquarters; Department of The Army in Washington DC, on August 1979. Available from <> [Last accessed 04 April 2006]