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An introduction to visual culture, Nicholas Mirzoeff

Label
An introduction to visual culture
Title
An introduction to visual culture
Statement of responsibility
Nicholas Mirzoeff
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is a wide-ranging and stimulating introduction to the history and theory of visual culture from painting to the television screen. Mirzoeff argues that the visual is replacing the linguistic as our primary means of communicating
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mirzoeff, Nicholas
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
Index
index present
LC call number
N72.S6
LC item number
M57 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art and society
  • Visual communication
  • Visual perception
  • Mass media
  • Communication and culture
  • Postmodernism
  • Bildwissenschaft
  • Bildwissenschaft
  • Gesellschaft
  • Kommunikation
  • Kultur
  • Künste
  • Visuelle Wahrnehmung
  • Art and society
  • Communication and culture
  • Mass media
  • Postmodernism
  • Visual communication
  • Visual perception
Label
An introduction to visual culture, Nicholas Mirzoeff
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Global Visual Cultures : Paradox and Comparison -- Sight becomes Vision : From al-Haytham to Perspective -- "1492" : Expulsions, Expropriations, Encounters -- Slavery, Modernity and Visual Culture -- Panoptic Modernity -- Imperial Transcultures : From Kongo to Congo -- Sexuality Disrupts : Measuring the Silences -- Inventing the West -- Decolonizing Visions -- Discrete States: Digital Worlds from the Difference Engine to Web 2.0 -- The Death of the Death of Photography -- Celebrity : From Imperial Monarchy to Reality TV -- Watching War
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxii, 321 p.
Isbn
9780415327589
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008043740
Other physical details
ill., maps, plans
System control number
  • (OCoLC)212848869
  • (OCoLC)ocn212848869
Label
An introduction to visual culture, Nicholas Mirzoeff
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Global Visual Cultures : Paradox and Comparison -- Sight becomes Vision : From al-Haytham to Perspective -- "1492" : Expulsions, Expropriations, Encounters -- Slavery, Modernity and Visual Culture -- Panoptic Modernity -- Imperial Transcultures : From Kongo to Congo -- Sexuality Disrupts : Measuring the Silences -- Inventing the West -- Decolonizing Visions -- Discrete States: Digital Worlds from the Difference Engine to Web 2.0 -- The Death of the Death of Photography -- Celebrity : From Imperial Monarchy to Reality TV -- Watching War
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxii, 321 p.
Isbn
9780415327589
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008043740
Other physical details
ill., maps, plans
System control number
  • (OCoLC)212848869
  • (OCoLC)ocn212848869

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