Confronting Images

Pub Date : 2005 | Author : Georges Didi-Huberman | Publisher : Penn State Press

ISBN 10 : 0271024712
ISBN 13 : 9780271024714

According to Didi-Huberman, visual representation has an "underside" in which intelligible forms lose clarity and defy rational understanding. Art historians, he contends, fail to ..

Christianity And Change

Pub Date : 1990-08-01 | Author : Ralph Armstrong | Publisher : Sheed & Ward

ISBN 10 : 9781461732730
ISBN 13 : 1461732735

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Islam And The Politics Of Culture In Europe

Pub Date : 2014-03 | Author : Frank Peter | Publisher : transcript Verlag

ISBN 10 : 9783839421765
ISBN 13 : 3839421764

Culture is a constant reference in debates surrounding Islam in Europe. Yet the notion of culture is commonly restricted to conceptual frames of multiculturalism where it relates t..

Theorizing Visual Studies

Pub Date : 2013 | Author : James Elkins | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9780415877930
ISBN 13 : 0415877938

This forward-thinking collection brings together over sixty essays that invoke images to summon, interpret, and argue with visual studies and its neighboring fields such as art his..

Killer Images

Pub Date : 2012-11-06 | Author : Joram ten Brink | Publisher : Columbia University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780231850247
ISBN 13 : 0231850247

Cinema has long shaped not only how mass violence is perceived but also how it is performed. Today, when media coverage is central to the execution of terror campaigns and news anc..

Images From Within

Pub Date : 1999-01-01 | Author : Alisa Hauser | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 1892696010
ISBN 13 : 9781892696014

An extraordinary photographic look into the lives of the mentally ill...

Silent No More

Pub Date : 2001-01-01 | Author : Paul Findley | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 1590080017
ISBN 13 : 9781590080016

This book chronicles Paul Findley's far-flung trial of discovery, the false stereotypes of Islam that linger in the minds of the American people, the corrective actions that the le..