The Resource The cruel radiance : photography and political violence, Susie Linfield

The cruel radiance : photography and political violence, Susie Linfield

Label
The cruel radiance : photography and political violence
Title
The cruel radiance
Title remainder
photography and political violence
Statement of responsibility
Susie Linfield
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Susie Linfield addresses the issue of whether photographs depicting past scenes of violence & cruelty are voyeuristic, arguing that if we do not look & understand that we are seeing at people, rather than depersonalised acts of inhumanity, our hopes of curbing political violence today are probably limited
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Linfield, Susie
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TR820.5
LC item number
.L55 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Documentary photography
  • Political violence in mass media
  • Violence
  • Photographic criticism
  • Press coverage
  • Violence
  • Journalism
  • Fine Arts
  • PHOTOGRAPHY
  • Documentary photography
  • Photographic criticism
  • Political violence in mass media
  • Violence
Label
The cruel radiance : photography and political violence, Susie Linfield
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: The Black book -- Polemics. A little history of photography criticism; or, Why do photography critics hate photography? -- Photojournalism and human rights: the calamity of the Kodak -- Places. Warsaw, Loda, Auschwitz: in the waiting room of death -- China: from Malraux's dignity to the Red Guards' shame -- Sierra Leone: beyond the sorrow and the pity -- Abu Ghraib and the jihad: the dance of civilizations -- People. Robert Capa: the optimist -- James Nachtwey: the catastrophist -- Gilles Peress: the skeptic
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 321 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226482521
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)688291773
  • (OCoLC)ocn688291773
Label
The cruel radiance : photography and political violence, Susie Linfield
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: The Black book -- Polemics. A little history of photography criticism; or, Why do photography critics hate photography? -- Photojournalism and human rights: the calamity of the Kodak -- Places. Warsaw, Loda, Auschwitz: in the waiting room of death -- China: from Malraux's dignity to the Red Guards' shame -- Sierra Leone: beyond the sorrow and the pity -- Abu Ghraib and the jihad: the dance of civilizations -- People. Robert Capa: the optimist -- James Nachtwey: the catastrophist -- Gilles Peress: the skeptic
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 321 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226482521
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)688291773
  • (OCoLC)ocn688291773

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