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Author LinkBesançon, Alain.
Title LinkThe forbidden image : an intellectual history of iconoclasm / Alain Besançon ; translated by Jane Marie Todd.
Edition Paperback ed.
Imprint Chicago, Ill. : University of Chicago Press, 2009.
Description viii, 423 p., [16] p. of plates :  ill. ;  23 cm.
Type of Material Monograph
Language eng fre
Language Note Translated from the French.
Gen. Note This translation originally published: 2000.
"Originally published as L’image interdite : une histoire intellecturelle de l’iconoclasme, [by] Librairie Arthéme Fayard, 1994" - t.p. verso.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [383]-408) and index
Contents Contents: Part one : Iconoclasm : the ancient cycle -- The philosophical critique of the image -- The biblical prohibition -- The image in dispute -- Part two : Pax Romana of the image -- The Middle Ages -- The Renaissance and the Baroque Period -- Part three : Iconoclasm : the modern cycle -- The new theology of the image -- The new theology at work -- The Russian revolution -- Conclusion.
Subject LinkIconoclasm.
Add.Author LinkTodd, Jane Marie, 1957-

System Number 000662040
ISBN Link9780226044149 (pbk.)
Link0226044149 (pbk.)

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