The Object Stares Back

The Object Stares Back

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In this "remarkable tour de force" (Publishers Weekly) and "ceaselessly thought-provoking book" (Kirkus Reviews), art historian James Elkins marshals psychology, philosophy, science, and art history to show how seeing alters the thing seen and transforms the seer. Black-and-white photographs.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 137.16 x 205.74 x 15.24mm | 263.08g
  • Thomson Learning
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0156004976
  • 9780156004978
  • 129,933

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316 ratings
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3 26% (82)
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