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Morgan, David, 1957-
The sacred gaze [electronic resource] : religious visual culture in theory and practice / David Morgan
Berkeley : University of California Press, c2005
Location Call Number Status
 Electronic Book  N7790 (INTERNET)    AVAIL. VIA WEB
Subject(s) Art and religion
Idols and images
Physical Description xv, 318 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-309) and index
Contents Questions and definitions -- Defining visual culture -- Visual practice and the function of images -- The covenant with images -- Images between cultures -- The violence of seeing : idolatry and iconoclasm -- The circulation of images in mission history -- The social life of pictures -- Engendering vision : absent fathers and women with beards -- National icons : Bibles, flags, and Jesus in American civil religion
Note Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, MPublishing, 2013. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) Mode of access: Intranet
Series ACLS Humanities E-Book
Alternate Author American Council of Learned Societies

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