Over two editions, took! has established itself as the handbook for art history students. written in a clear and engaging style, it will inspire the student with the confidence and energy necessary to get the most from their coursework. This third edition further expands the discussion on the two basic art historical methods-formal analysis and contextual analysis, providing additional step-by-step guidance and illustrations that more fully reveal to the student how to use these methods either to write papers or contribute to class discussion. The common strengths and weaknesses of an art history essay are highlighted by using real examples of written work, and at each stage of the writing process there is valuable advice on developing an argument convincingly.