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The Resource The ground of the image, Jean-Luc Nancy ; translated by Jeff Fort

The ground of the image, Jean-Luc Nancy ; translated by Jeff Fort

Label
The ground of the image
Title
The ground of the image
Statement of responsibility
Jean-Luc Nancy ; translated by Jeff Fort
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
If anything marks the image, it is a deep ambivalence. Denounced as superficial, illusory, and groundless, images are at the same time attributed with exorbitant power and assigned a privileged relation to truth. Mistrusted by philosophy, forbidden and embraced by religions, manipulated as?spectacle? and proliferated in the media, images never cease to present their multiple aspects, their paradoxes, their flat but receding spaces. What is this power that lies in the depths and recesses of an image?which is always only an impenetrable surface? What secrets are concealed in the ground or in the
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nancy, Jean-Luc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the French
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Perspectives in continental philosophy,
Series volume
no. 51
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Image (Philosophy)
  • Aesthetics
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Aesthetics
  • Image (Philosophy)
  • Visual Arts
  • Art, Architecture & Applied Arts
  • Visual Arts - General
Label
The ground of the image, Jean-Luc Nancy ; translated by Jeff Fort
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-158)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The image-the distinct -- 2. Image and violence -- 3. Forbidden representation -- 4. Uncanny landscape -- 5. Distinct oscillation -- 6. Masked imagination -- 7. Nous autres -- 8. Visitation : of Christian painting -- 9. The sovereign woman in painting
Control code
ocm71011029
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 158 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823260256
Lccn
2005028401
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt132kknw
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)71011029
Label
The ground of the image, Jean-Luc Nancy ; translated by Jeff Fort
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 139-158)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The image-the distinct -- 2. Image and violence -- 3. Forbidden representation -- 4. Uncanny landscape -- 5. Distinct oscillation -- 6. Masked imagination -- 7. Nous autres -- 8. Visitation : of Christian painting -- 9. The sovereign woman in painting
Control code
ocm71011029
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 158 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823260256
Lccn
2005028401
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt132kknw
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)71011029

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