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Iconology Image, Text, Ideology

ISBN-10: 0226532291
ISBN-13: 9780226532295
Edition: 1987
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Description: "[Mitchell] undertakes to explore the nature of images by comparing them with words, or, more precisely, by looking at them from the viewpoint of verbal language. . . . The most lucid exposition of the subject I have ever read."—Rudolf Arnheim,  More...

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Book details

List price: $26.00
Copyright year: 1987
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 7/15/1987
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 236
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

"[Mitchell] undertakes to explore the nature of images by comparing them with words, or, more precisely, by looking at them from the viewpoint of verbal language. . . . The most lucid exposition of the subject I have ever read."—Rudolf Arnheim, Times Literary Supplement

W. J. T. Mitchell is the Gaylord Donnelley Distinguished Service Professor in the Department of English Language and Literature, the Department of Art History, and the College at the University of Chicago. He is also coeditor of the journal Critical Inquiry.

Acknowledgments
Introduction: Iconology
The Idea of Imagery
What Is an Image?
Image versus Text Figures of the Differences
Pictures and Paragraphs: Nelson Goodman and the Grammar of Differences
Nature and Convention: Gombrich's Illusions
Space and Time: Lessing'sLaocoonand the Politics of Genre
Eye and Ear: Edmund Burke and the Politics of Sensibility
Image and Ideology
The Rhetoric of Iconoclasm: Marxism, Ideology, and Fetishism
Bibliography
Index

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