The Object Stares Back: On the Nature of Seeing

The Object Stares Back: On the Nature of Seeing

By:  James Elkins

In this “remarkable tour de force” (Publishers Weekly)-a “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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  • Format: Paperback

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780156004978

  • ISBN-10: 0156004976

  • Pages: 272

  • Price: $15.95

  • Publication Date: 07/15/1997

  • Carton Quantity: 60

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James Elkins

James Elkins has worked as an art historian at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.  
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Available Resources

Related Categories

  • Format: Paperback

  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780156004978

  • ISBN-10: 0156004976

  • Pages: 272

  • Price: $15.95

  • Publication Date: 07/15/1997

  • Carton Quantity: 60

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