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The Resource War culture and the contest of images, Dora Apel

War culture and the contest of images, Dora Apel

Label
War culture and the contest of images
Title
War culture and the contest of images
Statement of responsibility
Dora Apel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
War Culture and the Contest of Images analyzes the relationships among contemporary war, documentary practices, and democratic ideals. Using carefully chosen case studies, Dora Apel examines a wide variety of images and cultural representations of war in the United States and the Middle East, including photography, performance art, video games, reenactment, and social media images. Simultaneously, she explores the merging of photojournalism and artistic practices, the effects of visual framing, and the construction of both sanctioned and counter-hegemonic narratives in a global contest of imag
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
CDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Apel, Dora
Dewey number
701/.03
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
N8260
LC item number
.A64 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New directions in international studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Art and war
  • War and society
  • Art and society
  • ART
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Art and society
  • Art and war
  • War and society
Label
War culture and the contest of images, Dora Apel
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
  • Book Series Information; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Contents; Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I. The Romance of War; Chapter 1. Technologies of War, Media, and Dissent in the Post-9/11 Work of Krzysztof Wodiczko; Chapter 2. Historical Reenactment: Romantic Amnesia or Counter-Memory?; Part II. The Body of War; Chapter 3. Abu Ghraib, Gender, and the Military; Chapter 4. The Body as Political Corpus; Part III. The Landscape of War; Chapter 5. Controlling the Frame: Photojournalism, Digital Technology, and "Modern Warfare."
  • Chapter 6. Israel/Palestine and the Political ImaginaryConclusion; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index; About the Author
Control code
813932698
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 273 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813553962
Lccn
2011048990
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 396986
  • 22573/ctt4jtnxv
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)813932698
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
War culture and the contest of images, Dora Apel
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
  • Book Series Information; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication Page; Contents; Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I. The Romance of War; Chapter 1. Technologies of War, Media, and Dissent in the Post-9/11 Work of Krzysztof Wodiczko; Chapter 2. Historical Reenactment: Romantic Amnesia or Counter-Memory?; Part II. The Body of War; Chapter 3. Abu Ghraib, Gender, and the Military; Chapter 4. The Body as Political Corpus; Part III. The Landscape of War; Chapter 5. Controlling the Frame: Photojournalism, Digital Technology, and "Modern Warfare."
  • Chapter 6. Israel/Palestine and the Political ImaginaryConclusion; Notes; Selected Bibliography; Index; About the Author
Control code
813932698
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 273 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813553962
Lccn
2011048990
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 396986
  • 22573/ctt4jtnxv
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)813932698
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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