The Colour of Angels: Cosmology, Gender and the Aesthetic Imagination

The Colour of Angels: Cosmology, Gender and the Aesthetic Imagination

by Constance Classen
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415180732

ISBN-13: 9780415180733

Pub. Date: 11/10/1998

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The Colour of Angels uncovers the gender politics behind our attitude to the senses. Using a wide variety of examples, ranging from the sensuous religious visions of the middle ages through to nineteenth-century art movements, this book reveals a previously unexplored area of womens history.

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The Colour of Angels uncovers the gender politics behind our attitude to the senses. Using a wide variety of examples, ranging from the sensuous religious visions of the middle ages through to nineteenth-century art movements, this book reveals a previously unexplored area of womens history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415180733
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/10/1998
Pages:
248
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.69(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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