The Resource Image and imagination : a global prehistory of figurative representation, edited by Colin Renfrew & Iain Morley

Image and imagination : a global prehistory of figurative representation, edited by Colin Renfrew & Iain Morley

Label
Image and imagination : a global prehistory of figurative representation
Title
Image and imagination
Title remainder
a global prehistory of figurative representation
Statement of responsibility
edited by Colin Renfrew & Iain Morley
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
N5310
LC item number
.I46 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1937-
  • 1975-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Templeton Foundation
  • McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research
  • Renfrew, Colin
  • Morley, Iain
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art, Prehistoric
  • Art, Primitive
  • Archaeology
  • Art préhistorique
  • Art primitif
  • Vor- und Frühgeschichte
  • Kunst
  • Figur
  • Mensch (Motiv)
  • Archaeology
  • Art, Prehistoric
  • Art, Primitive
Label
Image and imagination : a global prehistory of figurative representation, edited by Colin Renfrew & Iain Morley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Proceedings of the symposium, entitled 'Image and imagination: material beginnings' at the McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research in Cambridge, 13-17 September 2005
  • "This volume is published as part of the 'Roots of Spirituality' project funded by the John Templeton Foundation at the McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Richard G. Lesure
  • Avenues of interpretation
  • Art, language and the evolution of spirituality
  • Robert Layton
  • Upper Palaeolithic anthropomorph images of northern Eurasia
  • Jiří A. Svoboda
  • New questions of old hands : outlines of human representation in the Palaeolithic
  • Iain Morley
  • Images of animality : hybrid bodies and mimesis in early prehistoric art
  • Dušan Borić
  • Material beginnings : an introduction to Image and imagination
  • Figurines, meaning and meaning-making in early Mesoamerica
  • Rosemary A. Joyce
  • The anti-rhetorical power of representational absence : incomplete figurines from the Balkan Neolithic
  • Douglass W. Bailey
  • Monumentality and presence
  • Colin Renfrew
  • Figurines, social context and process
  • Refiguring the corpus at Çatalhöyük
  • Lynn Meskell
  • The splendour of women : late Neolithic images from central Anatolia
  • Iain Morley
  • Mary M. Voight
  • The chaîne opératoire approach to prehistoric figurines : an example from Dolnoslav, Bulgaria
  • Bisserka Gaydarska, John Chapman, Ana Raduncheva & Bistra Koleva
  • The emergence of anthropomorphic representation in the Japanese archipelago : a social systemic perspective
  • Koji Mizoguchi
  • Representation, regions and power
  • Abstract and figurative representation and the politics of display in Neolithic southeast Italy
  • Robin Skeates
  • Imagery and social relationships : shifting identity and ambiguity in the Neolithic
  • Ian Kuijt & Meredith S. Chesson
  • Representing the global record
  • Bodies of evidence : the case against the 'Harappan' Mother Goddess
  • Sharri R. Clark
  • The emergence of figuration in prehistoric Peru
  • Richard L. Burger
  • Early figuration in northwest Argentina : materiality, iconography, and the uses of imagery /
  • Elizabeth DeMarrais
  • Early figuration in China : ideological, social and ecological implications
  • Li Liu
  • Refiguring perceptions of perception
  • Before and beyond representation : towards an enactive conception of the Palaeolithic image
  • The earliest imagery around the globe
  • Lambros Malafouris
  • A note on representations and archaeology : evolution and interpretation
  • Evangelos Kyriakidis
  • Neuroarchaeology and the origin of representation in the Grotte de Chauvet
  • John Onians
  • Relating representation and religion
  • The worship and destruction of images
  • Robert A. Hinde
  • Images and the biological origins of religion
  • Donald M. Broom
  • Paul G. Bahn
  • Incorporating figuration and spirituality
  • F. LeRon Shults
  • Mountains and miniatures : representing humans in Neolithic Europe 5000-2000 BC
  • Chris Scarre
  • Modes of explanation for prehistoric imagery : juggling universalist, historicist, and contextualist approaches in the study of early figurines
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xxii, 346 p.
Isbn
9781902937489
Lccn
2008297554
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)185032816
  • (OCoLC)ocn185032816
Label
Image and imagination : a global prehistory of figurative representation, edited by Colin Renfrew & Iain Morley
Publication
Note
  • Proceedings of the symposium, entitled 'Image and imagination: material beginnings' at the McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research in Cambridge, 13-17 September 2005
  • "This volume is published as part of the 'Roots of Spirituality' project funded by the John Templeton Foundation at the McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Richard G. Lesure
  • Avenues of interpretation
  • Art, language and the evolution of spirituality
  • Robert Layton
  • Upper Palaeolithic anthropomorph images of northern Eurasia
  • Jiří A. Svoboda
  • New questions of old hands : outlines of human representation in the Palaeolithic
  • Iain Morley
  • Images of animality : hybrid bodies and mimesis in early prehistoric art
  • Dušan Borić
  • Material beginnings : an introduction to Image and imagination
  • Figurines, meaning and meaning-making in early Mesoamerica
  • Rosemary A. Joyce
  • The anti-rhetorical power of representational absence : incomplete figurines from the Balkan Neolithic
  • Douglass W. Bailey
  • Monumentality and presence
  • Colin Renfrew
  • Figurines, social context and process
  • Refiguring the corpus at Çatalhöyük
  • Lynn Meskell
  • The splendour of women : late Neolithic images from central Anatolia
  • Iain Morley
  • Mary M. Voight
  • The chaîne opératoire approach to prehistoric figurines : an example from Dolnoslav, Bulgaria
  • Bisserka Gaydarska, John Chapman, Ana Raduncheva & Bistra Koleva
  • The emergence of anthropomorphic representation in the Japanese archipelago : a social systemic perspective
  • Koji Mizoguchi
  • Representation, regions and power
  • Abstract and figurative representation and the politics of display in Neolithic southeast Italy
  • Robin Skeates
  • Imagery and social relationships : shifting identity and ambiguity in the Neolithic
  • Ian Kuijt & Meredith S. Chesson
  • Representing the global record
  • Bodies of evidence : the case against the 'Harappan' Mother Goddess
  • Sharri R. Clark
  • The emergence of figuration in prehistoric Peru
  • Richard L. Burger
  • Early figuration in northwest Argentina : materiality, iconography, and the uses of imagery /
  • Elizabeth DeMarrais
  • Early figuration in China : ideological, social and ecological implications
  • Li Liu
  • Refiguring perceptions of perception
  • Before and beyond representation : towards an enactive conception of the Palaeolithic image
  • The earliest imagery around the globe
  • Lambros Malafouris
  • A note on representations and archaeology : evolution and interpretation
  • Evangelos Kyriakidis
  • Neuroarchaeology and the origin of representation in the Grotte de Chauvet
  • John Onians
  • Relating representation and religion
  • The worship and destruction of images
  • Robert A. Hinde
  • Images and the biological origins of religion
  • Donald M. Broom
  • Paul G. Bahn
  • Incorporating figuration and spirituality
  • F. LeRon Shults
  • Mountains and miniatures : representing humans in Neolithic Europe 5000-2000 BC
  • Chris Scarre
  • Modes of explanation for prehistoric imagery : juggling universalist, historicist, and contextualist approaches in the study of early figurines
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xxii, 346 p.
Isbn
9781902937489
Lccn
2008297554
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)185032816
  • (OCoLC)ocn185032816

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