Western architecture (Western countries) -- See Architecture Here are entered works on the design and style of structures. Works on the process of construction are entered under Building. General works on structures or edifices are entered under Buildings.This heading is subdivided by place for works on architecture indigenous to the place named, e.g. Architecture--United States. The heading is qualified by a national qualifier for works on architecture of the type named in the qualifier but located in other places, e.g. Architecture, American--India. --headings beginning with the word Architectural
Western art (Western countries) -- See Art Here are entered general works on the visual arts. Works on the arts in general, including the visual arts, literature, and the performing arts, are entered under Arts. --subdivision Art under names of individual persons who lived before 1400, under names of deities and mythological or legendary figures, and under headings of the type [topic]--[subdivision], e.g. Mary, Blessed Virgin, Saint--Art; Zephyrus (Greek deity)--Art; Holy Cross--Legends--Art; also subdivision In art under names of countries, cities, etc., and individual corporate bodies, under individual Christian denominations, and under uniform titles for their representation as physical objects, e.g. Bible--In art; and headings of the type [topic] in art, e.g. Christian saints in art
Western civilization -- See Civilization, Western Here are entered works on the civilization stemming from the Greco-Roman traditions of the Occident, or the region conventionally designated as the West, in contrast to those of Islam, India, or the East.
Western classical music -- See Art music This heading is used as a genre/form heading for music composed in any classical, learned, and/or court tradition, in cultures that have a division between art and folk music. Popular and folk music in cultures that distinguish it from art music are entered under Popular music, Folk music, or a subgenre of either.
Western countries -- See Also Developed countries Here are entered works that discuss collectively those countries that are comparatively advanced in industrial capability, technological sophistication, and economic productivity.This heading may be subdivided by those topical subdivisions used under names of regions, countries, etc., e.g. Developed countries--Economic conditions, and may be used as a geographic subdivision under those topics authorized for local subdivision, e.g. Technology--Developed countries.
Western countries and Asia -- See East and West Here are entered works on relations between Eastern and Western civilizations.
Western countries Civilization -- See Civilization, Western Here are entered works on the civilization stemming from the Greco-Roman traditions of the Occident, or the region conventionally designated as the West, in contrast to those of Islam, India, or the East.