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Author Belting, Hans, author

Common Titl Bild-Anthropologie. English
Title An Anthropology of Images : Picture, Medium, Body / Hans Belting ; Translated by Thomas Dunlap

Publ Info Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2011]
 RWU Main Library  GN347 .B44613 2011    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  GN347 .B44613 2011    AVAILABLE
 URI  GN347 .B44613 2011    1 HOLD
Descript v, 207 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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Note "First published in Germany under the title Bild-Anthropologie: Entwürfe für eine Bildwissenschaft. ©2001 by Verlag Wilhelm Fink, Munich. ©Second edition 2002 by Verlag Wilhelm Fink, Paderborn/Germany."
Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-197) and index
Contents A New Introduction for the English Reader -- Image, Medium, Body -- The Locus of Images: The Living Body -- The Coat of Arms and the Portrait: Two Media of the Body -- Image and Death: Embodiment in Early Cultures -- Media and Bodies: Dante's Shadows and Greenaway's TV -- The Transparency of the Medium: The Photographic Image
LC subject Visual anthropology
Visual sociology
Ethnology in art
Add Author Dunlap, Thomas, 1959- translator
ISBN 9780691145006 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0691145008 (hardcover : alk. paper)