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Author Wiesing, Lambert
Title Artifizielle Präsenz. English
Artificial presence : philosophical studies in image theory / Lambert Wiesing ; translated by Nils F. Schott
Imprint Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, c2010
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  B105.I47 .W5413 2010    AVAILABLE    30520020714540
Descript x, 148 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Series Cultural memory in the present
Cultural memory in the present
Note "Originally published in German in 2005 under the title Artifizielle Präsenz: Studien zur Philosophie des Bildes by Suhrkamp Verlag Frankfurt am Main."
Includes bibliographical references (p. [135]-146)
Image studies, image theory, and the concept of the image -- The main currents in today's philosophy of the image -- When images are signs : the image object as signifier -- What could "abstract photography" be? -- Windows, TVs, and windows again -- Virtual reality : the assimilation of the image to the imagination -- Plato's concept of mimesis and its concealed canon -- What are media?
Subject Image (Philosophy)
Art -- Philosophy
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