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The Resource Envisaging death : visual culture and dying, edited by Michele Aaron

Envisaging death : visual culture and dying, edited by Michele Aaron

Label
Envisaging death : visual culture and dying
Title
Envisaging death
Title remainder
visual culture and dying
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michele Aaron
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Envisaging Death: Visual Culture and Dying enters the expanding field of Death Studies and connects some of its key interpretive frameworks - such as issues of internment practice, trauma, or end of life care - to visual culture, and, more than that, to visual culture's socio-political, geographic and aesthetic specificities. Where the prevailing picture of death within this field is as a Western experience framed by its denial on one side and its sensationalism on the other, this collection ..
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
704.9/49393
Index
no index present
LC call number
N8217.D5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Aaron, Michele
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  • Death in art
  • Death in motion pictures
  • Documentary photography
  • Sepulchral monuments
  • The arts
  • Society & culture: general
  • Sociology: death & dying
  • ART
  • Death in art
  • Death in motion pictures
  • Documentary photography
  • Sepulchral monuments
Label
Envisaging death : visual culture and dying, edited by Michele Aaron
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
  • Marcel Reyes-Cortez
  • ch. Three
  • Wearing your Meat on your Sleeve: Mortality and Deathliness in Pinar Yolacan's Perishables
  • Rosemary Deller
  • ch. Four
  • Gazing at AIDS
  • Monica B. Pearl
  • pt. Two
  • Mortality and Media Event
  • ch. Five
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Nowhere Man: John Lennon and Spectral Liminality
  • Cath Davies
  • ch. Six
  • S̀tudied in his Death': Representations of the Assassination of Malcolm X
  • Graeme Abernethy
  • ch. Seven
  • Visualisation of Death in Japan: The Case of the Flight JL123 Crash
  • Christopher P. Hood
  • ch. Eight
  • Shooting the Dead: Images of Death, Inclusion and Exclusion in the Israeli Press
  • pt. One
  • Tal Morse
  • pt. Three
  • Mediating Life and Death: Theory and Practice
  • ch. Nine
  • Photography: Intimating Mortality, a Heideggerian Account of Photographic Authenticity
  • Katrin Joost
  • ch. Ten
  • Photo-graphing the Subject: Death, Cinema and the Gaze
  • Paul Fung
  • ch. Eleven
  • Memorial and Material Culture
  • Rosetta Life: Using Film to Create "Bearable Fictions" of People's Experiences of Life-Limiting Illness
  • Naomi Richards
  • ch. Twelve
  • Life, Death and Beauty: Art as a Way of Accessing Grief
  • Tracy Mackenna
  • ch. Thirteen
  • Unsettling Structures of Otherness: Visualising the Dying Individual and End of Life Care Reform
  • John Horne
  • ch. One
  • The Disappearing Gravestone: Changes in the Modern German Sepulchral Landscape
  • Felix Robin Schulz
  • ch. Two
  • Maintaining the Dead in the Lives of the Living: Material Culture and Photography in the Cemeteries of Mexico City
Control code
887289408
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443849265
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9781443849265
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
630470
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)887289408
Label
Envisaging death : visual culture and dying, edited by Michele Aaron
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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
  • Marcel Reyes-Cortez
  • ch. Three
  • Wearing your Meat on your Sleeve: Mortality and Deathliness in Pinar Yolacan's Perishables
  • Rosemary Deller
  • ch. Four
  • Gazing at AIDS
  • Monica B. Pearl
  • pt. Two
  • Mortality and Media Event
  • ch. Five
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Nowhere Man: John Lennon and Spectral Liminality
  • Cath Davies
  • ch. Six
  • S̀tudied in his Death': Representations of the Assassination of Malcolm X
  • Graeme Abernethy
  • ch. Seven
  • Visualisation of Death in Japan: The Case of the Flight JL123 Crash
  • Christopher P. Hood
  • ch. Eight
  • Shooting the Dead: Images of Death, Inclusion and Exclusion in the Israeli Press
  • pt. One
  • Tal Morse
  • pt. Three
  • Mediating Life and Death: Theory and Practice
  • ch. Nine
  • Photography: Intimating Mortality, a Heideggerian Account of Photographic Authenticity
  • Katrin Joost
  • ch. Ten
  • Photo-graphing the Subject: Death, Cinema and the Gaze
  • Paul Fung
  • ch. Eleven
  • Memorial and Material Culture
  • Rosetta Life: Using Film to Create "Bearable Fictions" of People's Experiences of Life-Limiting Illness
  • Naomi Richards
  • ch. Twelve
  • Life, Death and Beauty: Art as a Way of Accessing Grief
  • Tracy Mackenna
  • ch. Thirteen
  • Unsettling Structures of Otherness: Visualising the Dying Individual and End of Life Care Reform
  • John Horne
  • ch. One
  • The Disappearing Gravestone: Changes in the Modern German Sepulchral Landscape
  • Felix Robin Schulz
  • ch. Two
  • Maintaining the Dead in the Lives of the Living: Material Culture and Photography in the Cemeteries of Mexico City
Control code
887289408
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443849265
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9781443849265
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
630470
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)887289408

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