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Visual Culture / Edition 1

Visual Culture / Edition 1

by Chris Jenks


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ISBN-13: 9781138137691
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 12/21/2015
Pages: 284
Product dimensions: 6.25(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.69(d)

Table of Contents


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1 Chris Jenks -- The Centrality of the Eye in Western Culture: An Introduction

2 Malcolm Barnard -- Advertising: The Rhetorical Imperative


Andrew Barry -- Reporting and Visualizing

4 Roy Boyne -- Fractured Subjectivity

5 James Donald -- The City, the Cinema: Modern Spaces

6 Fabulous Confusion! Pop Before Pop?

7 Ian Heywood -- An Art of Scholars: Corruption, Negation and

Particularity in Paintings by Ryman and Richter

8 Chris Jenks -- Watching Your Step: The History and Practice of the FlÂneur

9 Justin J. Lorentzen -- Reich Dreams: Ritual Horror and Armoured Bodies

10 David Morley -- Television: Not So

Much a Visual Medium, More a Visible Object

11 John O'Neill -- Foucalt's Optics: The (In) Vision of Mortality and Modernity

12 Michael Phillipson Foucault's Optics: The (In) Vision of Mortality and Modernity

13 Don Slater -- Photography and Modern

Vision: The Spectacle of 'Natural Magic'

14 John A. Smith -- Three Images of the Visual: Empirical, Formal and Normative


of specularity, from avant-garde art to popular culture, from urban landscapes to the interiority of the modern subject (Martin Jay, University of California at Berkeley)

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