Exploring the languages and cultures of visual studies and offering a theoretical introduction to the many languages of visual discourse, this substantial dictionary explains the foundations of current theoretical and academic discourse, and the different forms of visual culture in everyday life. It is essential reading for students in visual studies, the sociology of visual culture, cultural and media studies, philosophy, art history and theory, design, film and communication studies.In essence Turinga#39;s essay radically expanded the meaning of the word a#39;machinea#39; (and with it a#39;calculating techniquesa#39;). ... 300 BCE) functioned as an exemplar of axiomatic reasoning, but today the paradigm case can be found in digital ... to extend the axiomatic method of geometrical computation to all spheres of intellectual culture (notable attempts in this ... The key source of this economic ( and humanist) account of alienation is Marxa#39;s 1844 Economic and Philosophical Manuscripts.
|Title||:||Dictionary of Visual Discourse|
|Author||:||Dr Barry Sandywell|
|Publisher||:||Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. - 2012-10-01|