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The Resource Practices of looking : an introduction to visual culture, Marita Sturken and Lisa Cartwright

Practices of looking : an introduction to visual culture, Marita Sturken and Lisa Cartwright

Label
Practices of looking : an introduction to visual culture
Title
Practices of looking
Title remainder
an introduction to visual culture
Statement of responsibility
Marita Sturken and Lisa Cartwright
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This comprehensive introduction to visual culture provides an overview of a range of theories about how we understand visual media and how we use images to express ourselves, to communicate, to experience pleasure, and to learn
Cataloging source
DLC
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1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sturken, Marita
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cartwright, Lisa
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art and society
  • Culture
  • Visual perception
  • Visual communication
  • Popular culture
  • Communication and culture
Label
Practices of looking : an introduction to visual culture, Marita Sturken and Lisa Cartwright
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Scientific looking, looking at science
  • Global flow of visual culture
  • Images, power, and politics
  • Viewers making meaning
  • Modernity : spectatorship, power, and knowledge
  • Realism and perspective : from Renaissance painting to digital media
  • Visual technologies, image reproduction, and the copy
  • Media in everyday life
  • Advertising, consumer cultures and desire
  • Postmodernism, Indie media and popular culture
Control code
ocn144224088
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
ix, 486 p.
Isbn
9780195314403
Lccn
2008042118
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., (some col.)
Label
Practices of looking : an introduction to visual culture, Marita Sturken and Lisa Cartwright
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Scientific looking, looking at science
  • Global flow of visual culture
  • Images, power, and politics
  • Viewers making meaning
  • Modernity : spectatorship, power, and knowledge
  • Realism and perspective : from Renaissance painting to digital media
  • Visual technologies, image reproduction, and the copy
  • Media in everyday life
  • Advertising, consumer cultures and desire
  • Postmodernism, Indie media and popular culture
Control code
ocn144224088
Dimensions
28 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
ix, 486 p.
Isbn
9780195314403
Lccn
2008042118
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill., (some col.)

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