Acknowledged author Dennis J. Sporre wrote Creative Impulse: An Introduction to the Arts (8th Edition) comprising 640 pages back in 2008. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 0136034934 and 9780136034933. Since then Creative Impulse: An Introduction to the Arts (8th Edition) textbook received total rating of 3.5 stars and was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $42.23 or rent at the marketplace.
The Creative Impulse introduces the arts of the Western tradition with a chronological organization. It covers a wide variety of subjects including painting, sculpture, architecture, theatre, music, dance, literature, and film, all in their historical context. Up-to-date material on modern artistic movements and achievements broadens the scope of the coverage.