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The Resource About looking, John Berger

About looking, John Berger

Label
About looking
Title
About looking
Statement of responsibility
John Berger
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
John Berger explores our role as observers to reveal new layers of meaning in what we see. How do the animals we look at in zoos remind us of a relationship between man and beast all but lost in the 20th century? What is it about looking at war photos that doubles their already potent violence? He answers these questions amongst others--
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Provided by Publisher
Cataloging source
UKM
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Berger, John
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art
  • Visual perception
  • Meaning (Psychology)
Label
About looking, John Berger
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Writers and Readers, 1980
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Why look at animals? -- Uses of photography. The suit and the photograph ; Photographs of agony ; Paul Strand ; Uses of photography -- Moments lived. The primitive and the professional ; Millet and the peasant ; Seker Ahmet and the forest ; Lowry and the Industrial North ; Ralph Fasanella and the Experience of the City ; Le tour and Humanism ; Francis Bacon and Walt Disney ; An article of faith ; Between two colmars ; Courbet and the Jura ; Turner and the barber's shop ; Rouault and the suburbs of Paris ; Magritte and the impossible ; Hals and bankruptcy ; Giacometti ; Rodin and sexual domination ; Romaine Lorquet ; Field
Control code
FIEb17359533
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
205 pages
Isbn
9780747599579
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)302072906
Label
About looking, John Berger
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Writers and Readers, 1980
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Why look at animals? -- Uses of photography. The suit and the photograph ; Photographs of agony ; Paul Strand ; Uses of photography -- Moments lived. The primitive and the professional ; Millet and the peasant ; Seker Ahmet and the forest ; Lowry and the Industrial North ; Ralph Fasanella and the Experience of the City ; Le tour and Humanism ; Francis Bacon and Walt Disney ; An article of faith ; Between two colmars ; Courbet and the Jura ; Turner and the barber's shop ; Rouault and the suburbs of Paris ; Magritte and the impossible ; Hals and bankruptcy ; Giacometti ; Rodin and sexual domination ; Romaine Lorquet ; Field
Control code
FIEb17359533
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
205 pages
Isbn
9780747599579
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)302072906

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