The Resource African vodun : art, psychology, and power, Suzanne Preston Blier

African vodun : art, psychology, and power, Suzanne Preston Blier

Label
African vodun : art, psychology, and power
Title
African vodun
Title remainder
art, psychology, and power
Statement of responsibility
Suzanne Preston Blier
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
730/.09668
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
NB1910
LC item number
.B57 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
African vodun : art, psychology, and power, Suzanne Preston Blier
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 433-461) and index
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  • zbnus
  • fro
Contents
Introduction: Ties that Bind: The Psychology and Power of Art -- 1. Vodun Art, Social History, and the Slave Trade -- 2. Audiences, Artists, and Sculptural Activators -- 3. Design in Desire: Transference and the Arts of [actual symbol not reproducible] -- 4. Bodies and Being: Anatomy, Anamnesis, and Representation -- 5. The I and Not-I in Artistic Expressions of the Self -- 6. Alchemy and Art: Matter, Mind, and Sculptural Meaning -- 7. Surface Parergon and the Arts of Suturing -- 8. The Force of Genre: Sculptural Tension and Typology -- 9. Power, Art, and the Mysteries of Rule -- Conclusions, Concomitants, and Comparisons -- Appendix: Collections and Stylistic Features
Control code
000010767923
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xi, 476 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780226058580
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
94002180
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
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.b17118529
System control number
  • C01108308487
  • (OCoLC)29845439

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