The Resource Power and image in early modern Europe, edited by Jessica Goethals, Valerie McGuire, and Gaoheng Zhang

Power and image in early modern Europe, edited by Jessica Goethals, Valerie McGuire, and Gaoheng Zhang

Label
Power and image in early modern Europe
Title
Power and image in early modern Europe
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jessica Goethals, Valerie McGuire, and Gaoheng Zhang
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Are images and spectacles fundamental mediators of power relationships in the West? This book draws upon the language of cultural studies to investigate a contemporary hypothesis in the shifting ideological landscape of early modern Europe. Apparently aesthetic choices by artists may also have been the means to consolidate and subvert institutionalized or non-institutionalized bodies of power. Meanwhile, communities in Europe reacted to the intrinsic power of the image in literature and .
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
700.94
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
N6750
LC item number
.P69 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Power and image in early modern Europe, edited by Jessica Goethals, Valerie McGuire, and Gaoheng Zhang
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-181)
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Triumph and the law : Giorgio Vasari's Massacre of St. Bartholomew's Eve and the iconology of the "state of exception" / Caroline Behrmann -- Anxious masculinity, affectation, and the creation of a personal image : echoes of Quintilian in Castiglione's Il libro del cortegiano / Jennifer Newman -- Mother's milk and Deborah's sword : the anatomy of Joan of Arc in Henry VI / Kathryn Falzareno -- Echo and Narcissus : labyrinths of the self in early modern music / Ljubica Ilic -- Aristocratic spectacle : visual and literary portraiture in the senteenth-century French salon / Hiva Hafiz -- The future of the past looks bleak : Spenser's recycled image and Baudrillard's simulacrum / Thomas LeCarner -- Taking Mary's pulse : Cartesianism and modernity in Rembrandt's The death of the Virgin / Elissa Auerbach -- Secular relic : the spectacle of the body in decay on the early modern English stage / N.M. Imbracsio -- Modernity and Byzantine icons / Lilia Verchinina
Control code
ocn676718214
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 189 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443812160
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b33269968
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)676718214
  • pebcs1443812161
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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