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The Resource Cultures of colour : visual, material, textual, edited by Chris Horrocks

Cultures of colour : visual, material, textual, edited by Chris Horrocks

Label
Cultures of colour : visual, material, textual
Title
Cultures of colour
Title remainder
visual, material, textual
Statement of responsibility
edited by Chris Horrocks
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Colour permeates contemporary visual and material culture and affects our senses beyond the superficial encounter by infiltrating our perceptions and memories and becoming deeply rooted in thought processes that categorise and divide along culturally constructed lines. Colour exists as a cultural as well as psycho-physical phenomenon and acquires a multitude of meanings within differing historical and cultural contexts. The contributors examine how colour becomes imbued with specific symbolic and material meanings that tint our constructions of race, gender, ideal bodies, the relationship of t
Member of
Cataloging source
CDX
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Horrocks, Chris
Series statement
Polygons: Cultural Diversities and Intersections
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human skin color
  • Color
  • Color
  • Visual anthropology
  • Material culture
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Color
  • Color
  • Human skin color
  • Material culture
  • Visual anthropology
Label
Cultures of colour : visual, material, textual, edited by Chris Horrocks
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements; Introduction -- Beyond the Language of Colour; Part I -- Colour and Visual Culture; Chapter 1 -- Ad Reinhardt: 'Color Blinds'; Chapter 2 -- The Eye is a Sphincter, or Who's Afraid of the Postmodern Monochrome?; Chapter 3 -- Colour Soundings: After the Tone of Francis Bacon; Chapter 4 -- Colour as a Bridge between Art and Science; Part II -- Colour and Material Culture; Chapter 5 -- Colour in Gardens: A Question of Class or Gender?; Chapter 6 -- Creating a Middle Ground: Critical Remarks on the Colour/Form Relation
Control code
ocn808215612
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857454652
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786613814838
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 381483
  • 22573/ctt7j1db1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)808215612
Label
Cultures of colour : visual, material, textual, edited by Chris Horrocks
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements; Introduction -- Beyond the Language of Colour; Part I -- Colour and Visual Culture; Chapter 1 -- Ad Reinhardt: 'Color Blinds'; Chapter 2 -- The Eye is a Sphincter, or Who's Afraid of the Postmodern Monochrome?; Chapter 3 -- Colour Soundings: After the Tone of Francis Bacon; Chapter 4 -- Colour as a Bridge between Art and Science; Part II -- Colour and Material Culture; Chapter 5 -- Colour in Gardens: A Question of Class or Gender?; Chapter 6 -- Creating a Middle Ground: Critical Remarks on the Colour/Form Relation
Control code
ocn808215612
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780857454652
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786613814838
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 381483
  • 22573/ctt7j1db1
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)808215612

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