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What do pictures want? : the lives and loves of images

Author: William J Thomas Mitchell
Publisher: Chicago, Ill. [u.a.] : Univ. of Chicago Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Opening new vistas in iconology and the emergent field of visual culture, he also considers the importance of Dolly the Sheep - who, as a clone, fulfills the ancient dream of creating a living image  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William J Thomas Mitchell
ISBN: 0226532453 9780226532455
OCLC Number: 265724533
Description: XXI, 380 S. : ill
Responsibility: W.J.T. Mitchell.
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"Mitchell's new book poses the key question of our obsessive times: not 'What do we want?' but 'What do the objects we look at want from us?' This question reaches much further than the domain of Read more...

 
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