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The Resource Downcast eyes : the denigration of vision in twentieth-century French thought, Martin Jay

Downcast eyes : the denigration of vision in twentieth-century French thought, Martin Jay

Label
Downcast eyes : the denigration of vision in twentieth-century French thought
Title
Downcast eyes
Title remainder
the denigration of vision in twentieth-century French thought
Statement of responsibility
Martin Jay
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jay, Martin
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vision
  • Cognition and culture
  • Philosophy, French
  • France
  • France
  • France
  • France
Label
Downcast eyes : the denigration of vision in twentieth-century French thought, Martin Jay
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Centennial book" -- P. [ii]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The noblest of the senses : vision from Plato to Descartes -- Dialectic of enlightenment -- The crisis of the ancien scopic régime : from the impressionists to Bergson -- The disenchantment of the eye : Bataille and the surrealists -- Sartre, Merleau-Ponty, and the search for a new ontology of sight -- Lacan, Althusser, and the specular subject of ideology -- From the empire of the gaze to the society of the spectacle : Foucault and Debord -- The camera as memento mori : Barthes, Metz, and the cahiers du cinéma -- "Phallogocularcentrism" : Derrida and Irigaray -- The ethics of blindness and the postmodern sublime : Levinas and Lyotard
Control code
ocm27728656
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 632 p.
Isbn
9780520088856
Lccn
93000347
Label
Downcast eyes : the denigration of vision in twentieth-century French thought, Martin Jay
Publication
Note
"A Centennial book" -- P. [ii]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The noblest of the senses : vision from Plato to Descartes -- Dialectic of enlightenment -- The crisis of the ancien scopic régime : from the impressionists to Bergson -- The disenchantment of the eye : Bataille and the surrealists -- Sartre, Merleau-Ponty, and the search for a new ontology of sight -- Lacan, Althusser, and the specular subject of ideology -- From the empire of the gaze to the society of the spectacle : Foucault and Debord -- The camera as memento mori : Barthes, Metz, and the cahiers du cinéma -- "Phallogocularcentrism" : Derrida and Irigaray -- The ethics of blindness and the postmodern sublime : Levinas and Lyotard
Control code
ocm27728656
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 632 p.
Isbn
9780520088856
Lccn
93000347

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