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  1. Complexity theories, social theory, and the question of social complexity.Peter Stewart - 2001 - Philosophy of the Social Sciences 31 (3):323-360.
    In this article, the author argues that complexity theories have limited use in the study of society, and that social processes are too complex and particular to be rigorously modeled in complexity terms. Theories of social complexity are shown to be inadequately developed, and typical weaknesses in the literature on social complexity are discussed. Two stronger analyses, of Luhmann and of Harvey and Reed, are also critically considered. New considerations regarding social complexity are advanced, on the lines that simplicity, complexity (...)
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    Connoisseurship.Christina Marie Anderson & Peter Stewart (eds.) - 2023 - New York, NY: Oxford University Press.
    Within the rarefied world of art collecting, connoisseurship signifies esoteric knowledge used to judge the quality, exclusivity, desirability and even authenticity of art. As this collection of essays demonstrates, however, connoisseurship is not confined to the art world but rather practised in a variety of settings by elites and consumers alike. This volume presents a fresh approach to connoisseurship, creating a broad international dialogue about its meaning and application. It ranges across such diverse fields as consumer history, sociology and ethnography, (...)
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  3. Between science and art. Beazley, Daubert, and the Burden of Proof.Peter Stewart - 2023 - In Christina Marie Anderson & Peter Stewart (eds.), Connoisseurship. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.
     
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    A Haward: Art and the Romans . Pp. ix + 99, figs. Bristol: Bristol Classical Press, 1999. Paper, £8.95. ISBN: 1-85399-558-. [REVIEW]Peter Stewart - 2001 - The Classical Review 51 (01):203-.
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    A Haward: Art and the Romans. Pp. ix + 99, figs. Bristol: Bristol Classical Press, 1999. Paper, £8.95. ISBN: 1-85399-558-4. [REVIEW]Peter Stewart - 2001 - The Classical Review 51 (1):203-204.
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    Hallett (C.H.) The Roman Nude. Heroic Portrait Statuary 200 B.C. – A.D. 300. Pp. xxii + 391, ills. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005. Cased, £80. ISBN: 978-0-19-924049-. [REVIEW]Peter Stewart - 2007 - The Classical Review 57 (01):221-.
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    Hölscher The Language of Images in Roman Art. Translated by A. Snodgrass and A. Künzl-Snodgrass. With a Foreword by J. Elsner. Pp. vi + 151, ills. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004 . Paper, £15.99, US$27.99 . ISBN: 0-521-66569-8. [REVIEW]Peter Stewart - 2006 - The Classical Review 56 (1):210-211.
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    Hölscher (T.) The Language of Images in Roman Art . Translated by A. Snodgrass and A. Künzl-Snodgrass. With a Foreword by J. Elsner. Pp. vi + 151, ills. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004 (first published as Römische Bildsprache als semantisches System , 1987). Paper, £15.99, US$27.99 (Cased, £45, US$75). ISBN: 0-521-66569-8 (0-521-66200-1 hbk). [REVIEW]Peter Stewart - 2006 - The Classical Review 56 (01):210-.
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    Roman Copies? [REVIEW]Peter Stewart - 2005 - The Classical Review 55 (1):336-338.
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    Roman Copies? E. K. Gazda (ed.): The Ancient Art of Emulation. Studies in Artistic Originality and Tradition from the Present to Classical Antiquity . (Memoirs of the American Academy in Rome, Supplementary Volume 1.) Pp. xiv + 300, ills. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press, 2002. Cased, US$65, £46. ISBN: 0-472-11189-. [REVIEW]Peter Stewart - 2005 - The Classical Review 55 (01):336-.
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    Stirling (L.M.) The Learned Collector. Mythological Statuettes and Classical Taste in Late Antique Gaul. Pp. xiv + 320, ills, map. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press, 2005. Cased, £43, US$75. ISBN: 0-472-11433-. [REVIEW]Peter Stewart - 2006 - The Classical Review 56 (02):481-.
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    Smith (R.R.R.) Aphrodisias II: Roman Portrait Statuary from Aphrodisias. With S. Dillon, C.H. Hallett, J. Lenaghan and J. van Voorhis. Pp. xiv + 338, b/w & colour ills, maps, pls. Mainz: Verlag Philipp von Zabern, 2006. Cased, €76.80. ISBN: 978-3-8053-3527-. [REVIEW]Peter Stewart - 2008 - The Classical Review 58 (1):272-273.
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    Stirling The Learned Collector. Mythological Statuettes and Classical Taste in Late Antique Gaul. Pp. xiv + 320, ills, map. Ann Arbor: The University of Michigan Press, 2005. Cased, £43, US$75. ISBN: 0-472-11433-6. [REVIEW]Peter Stewart - 2006 - The Classical Review 56 (2):481-483.
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