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How do we look : the body, the divine, and the question of civilisation / Mary Beard.

Beard, Mary, 1955- (author.).
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  • 11 of 15 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola 704.942 BEA (Text) 33118000186218 Adult: New Book Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781631494406
  • Physical Description: 240 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W. W. Norton & Company, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"First published in Great Britain under the title Civilisations: how to we look/the eye of faith."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 211-226) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: A history of looking -- Part 1: The body in question -- Part 2: The eye of faith.
Summary, etc.:
A companion to PBS' "Civilizations" chronicles the intertwined histories of art and religion to explain the irreconcilable problems that all faiths have navigated while trying to represent the divine.
Subject: Human beings in art > History.
Art and religion.

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