The Resource An introduction to visual culture, Nicholas Mirzoeff

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
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306.4/7
Index
no index present
LC call number
N72.S6
LC item number
M57 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Label
An introduction to visual culture, Nicholas Mirzoeff
Publication
Note
Previous ed.: 1999
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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Contents
  • Introduction. Global Visual Cultures: Paradox and Comparison Keyword: The Division of the SEnisbile -- Ch. 1. Sight becomes Vision: From al-Haytham to Perspective -- Keyword. Culture as Transculture -- Ch. 2. "1492": Expulsions, Expropriations, Encounters -- Breakout Image. The Ambassadors: Slavery and the Gaze -- Ch. 3. Slavery, Modernity and Visual Culture -- Keyword. Visulity -- Ch. 4. Panoptic Modernity -- Keyword. Modernity -- Breakout Image. Photography and Death -- Ch. 5. Imperial Transcultures: from Kongo to Congo -- Keyword. Race -- Ch. 6. Sexuality Disrupts: Measuring the Silences -- Keyword. The Fetish and the Gaze -- Ch. 7. Inventing the West -- Keyword. Empire and the State of Emergency -- Ch. 8. Decolonizing Vision -- Keyword. Networks -- Ch. 9. Discrete States: Digital Worlds from the Difference Engine to Web 2.0 -- Breakout Image. Blade Runner -- Ch. 10. The Death of "The Death of Photography" -- Keyword. Spectacle and Surveillance
  • Ch. 11. Celebrity: from Imperial Monarchy to Reality TV -- Breakout Image. The Abu Ghraib Photographs -- Ch. 12. Watching War
Control code
000043580859
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
xxii, 321 p.
Isbn
9780415327589
Isbn Type
(hardback : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008043740
Other physical details
ill.
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System control number
  • md23899955
  • (OCoLC)212848869

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