Law and the Image
The Authority of Art and the Aesthetics of Law 2nd
By (author) Costas Douzinas
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Law and the Image by Costas Douzinas
Book DescriptionThis collection brings together some of the important minds in both contemporary art history and theory, and law and legal history. The result is a discussion of the diverse relationships between law and the artistic image. The essays draw on the critical procedures of law, art history and cultural studies in order to create an interdisciplinary field of visual culture and law. In exploring the hidden interdependence of law and art, the writings refute the generally held conception that law is fixed and rational while the judgement of art is autonomous and ambiguous. Among the topics addressed are the history of the relationship between art and law, the ways in which the visual is made subject to the force of the law, and the complex relations between law, the image and identity.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780226569543
(229mm x 152mm x 13mm)
Imprint: University of Chicago Press
Publisher: The University of Chicago Press
Publish Date: 26-Jul-1999
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Costas Douzinas
Meanings of Rights, Hardback (May 2014)
Leading intellectuals examine the theory of rights from philosophical, theological, historical, literary and political perspectives.
Philosophy and Resistance in the Crisis, Paperback (May 2013)
This book is about the global crisis and the right to resistance, about neoliberal biopolitics and direct democracy, about the responsibility of intellectuals and the poetry of the multitude. Using Greece as an example, Douzinas argues that the persistent sequence of protests, uprisings and revolutions has radically changed the political landscape.
Cambridge Companion to Human Rights Law, Paperback (November 2012)» View all books by Costas Douzinas
Captures the essence of the multi-layered subject of human rights law in a way that is authoritative, critical and scholarly.
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