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The electronic golden calf : images, religion, and the making of meaning

Author: Gregor T Goethals
Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Cowley Publications, [1990] ©1990
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Goethals, Gregor T., 1926-
Electronic golden calf.
Cambridge, Mass. : Cowley Publications, ©1990
(OCoLC)636946223
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gregor T Goethals
ISBN: 1561010073 9781561010073 1561010022 9781561010028
OCLC Number: 20930180
Description: 225 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Visible Image and Invisible Faith --
Early Christian Rejection of Images --
Toward an Iconic Aesthetic --
Bernard of Clairvaux: The Aniconic Aesthetic --
Elements of an Aniconic Aesthetic --
Triumph of the Image --
The Protestant Challenge --
Reforming the Image --
Nature: A Source of Religious Revelation --
A Search for Essence --
Redefining Religious Art --
Art: An Individual Spiritual Odyssey --
From Icon to Commodity --
Corporate Religious Symbols --
The Electronic Golden Calf: Images of Authority in a Secular Society --
Mythic Authority: Tales of the Good Life --
Shaping Reality --
The Symbolizing Process --
Symbols of Political Authority --
Iconified Politics --
The Legacy of TV Portraiture --
Iconifying Public Religion --
The Iconofiers --
The Making of Meaning --
The Symbolic Canopy --
Persuasive Imaging --
Rejection or Transformation? --
Remaking Meanings --
Hight Art: The making of Private Meanings --
The Church and the Artist --
Artists and Theologians Meet --
Image and Faith.
Responsibility: Gregor T. Goethals.

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