Religion, Art, and Visual Culture A Cross-Cultural Reader

ISBN-10: 0312240295

ISBN-13: 9780312240295

Edition: 2002 (Revised)

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List price: $45.00
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date: 2/23/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 256
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.638
Language: English

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List of Illustrations
Aisthesis: Per Ceiving Between the Eye and the Mind
Introduction to Section One
from "Vision," in A Natural History of the Senses
from Eye and Brain: The Psychology of Seeing
from The Object Stares Back: On the Nature of Seeing
from "Metaphors on Vision"
Suggestions for Further Reading
Icon: The Image of Jesus Christ and Christian Theology
Introduction to Section Two
from "Image"
from Painting the Word: Christian Pictures and Their Meaning
from The Sexuality of Christ in Renaissance Art and in Modern Oblivion
from "'Would Jesus Have Sat for a Portrait?' The Likeness of Christ in the Popular Reception of Sallman's Art"
Suggestions for Further Reading
Qalam: Word and Image in Islamic Calligraphy
Introduction to Section Three
from Mediation of Ornament
from Calligraphy and Islamic Culture
from "The Spiritual Message of Islamic Calligraphy" in Islamic Art and Spirituality
from Modern Islamic Art
Suggestions for Further Reading
Shinjin: The Seeing Body-Mind in the Japanese Zen Garden
Introduction to Section Four
from Buddhism and the Arts of Japan
from The Body, Self-Cultivation, and Ki-Energy
"The Japanese Garden: Seeing and Cultivating Micro-Macrocosmic Correlativity"
from The Ocean in the Sand
Suggestions for Further Reading
Darshan: Seeing the Hindu Divine Image in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction
Introduction to Section Five
from Darshan
from Lives of Indian Images
from the prologue to Devi: Goddess of India
from "All in the (Raghu) Family"
Suggestions for Further Reading
Zakhor: Modern Jewish Memory Built Into Architecture
Introduction to Section Six
from Jewish Icons
from The Texture of Memory: Holocaust Memorials and Meaning
"Holocaust Icons, Holocaust Idols"
"Building Zakhor: The Place of Memory in Daniel Libeskind's Jewish Museum, Berlin"
Suggestions for Further Reading
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