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Picturing Science free pdf Between the disciplines of art history and the history of science lies a growing field of inquiry into what science and art share as both image-making and knowledge-producing activities. The contributors of Picturing Science, Producing Art occupy this intermediate zone to analyze both scientific and aesthetic representations, utilizing disciplinary perspectives that range from art history to sociology, history and philosophy of science to gender studies, cultural history to1000the philosophy of mind. The internationally renowned contributors go beyond both science wars and culture wars by exploring substantive links between systems of visual representation and knowledge in science and art. Contributors include Svetlana Alpers, Jonathan Crary, Arnold Davidson, Carlo Ginzburg, Donna Haraway, Bruno Latour, and Simon Schaffer. Svetlana Alpers, Jonathan Crary, Lorraine Daston, Arnold Davidson, David Freedberg, Peter Galison, Carlo Ginzburg, Jan Goldstein, Donna J. Haraway, Perry Hoberman, Caroline A. Jones, Joseph Koerner, B

About Caroline A. Jones

Caroline A. Jones teaches contemporary art and criticism and directs the Museum Studies Program in the Art History Department at Boston University. Her most recent exhibition is Painting Machines (1997), and her books include Machine in the Studio (1996). Peter Galison is Mallinckrodt Professor of the History of Science and of Physics at Harvard University. He is a recent recipient of a MacArthur Foundation grant- his most recent publication is Image and Logic (1997), and he is co-author of a forthcoming of a forthcoming book, Images of Objectivity.

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Author : Caroline A. Jones
Publisher : Routledge
Data Published : 16 July 1998
ISBN : 0415919118
EAN : 9780415919111
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 608 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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