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

Author: W J Thomas Mitchell
Publisher: Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, cop. 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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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W J Thomas Mitchell
ISBN: 0226532453 9780226532455
OCLC Number: 469602218
Notes: Notes bibliogr.
Description: 1 vol. (XXI-380 p.-[16] p. de pl.) : ill. ; 24 cm
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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