Summary. Hans Belting, An Anthropology of Images: Picture, Medium, Body. Princeton: Princeton University Press, pp. Human beings make images. Reading An Anthropology of Images: Picture, Medium, Body by Hans Belting has been remarkably similar to my experiences recording a. Jonathan Miller. Illinois Institute of Technology. Hans Belting, An Anthropology of Images: Picture, Medium, Body. Princeton: Princeton University Press,

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One of the main anrhropology of visual studies, with respect to art history, has been to widen the horizon of the image and the canon of the media taken into consideration.

Please enter your email address below and we will contact you when it comes back in stock. Again and again, he rejects rigid antitheses and presentist rhetoric as he argues for a much more nuanced, complex history of images.


Human beings make images. Refusing to reduce images to their material embodiment yet acknowledging the importance of the historical media in which images are manifested, An Anthropology of Images presents a challenging and provocative new account of what pictures are and how they function.

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An Anthropology of Images: Picture, Medium, Body

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