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Author Johnson, Christopher D., 1964-
Title Memory, metaphor, and Aby Warburg's Atlas of images [electronic resource] / Christopher D. Johnson.
Published Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press : Cornell University Library, 2012.
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 Electronic Book  N7483.W36 J64 2012eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xiii, 286 p.) : ill.
Series Signale : modern German letters, cultures, and thought
Signale (Ithaca, N.Y.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Atlas gazed : Mnemosyne : its origins, motives, and scope -- Ad oculos : ways of seeing, reading, and collecting -- Metaphor lost and found in Mnemosyne -- Translating the symbol : Warburg and Cassirer -- Metaphorologies : Nietzsche, Blumenberg, and Hegel -- Exemplary figures and diagrammatic thought -- Synderesis : the "Bruno-Reise".
Subject Warburg, Aby, 1866-1929. Mnemosyne.
Art criticism -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Art, Classical -- Influence.
Art, Renaissance -- Influence.
Metaphor in art.
Memory in art.
Related To Print version: Johnson, Christopher D.,. Memory, metaphor, and Aby Warburg's Atlas of images. Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press : 2012. 9780801477423 0801477425 (DLC) 2011052436
ISBN 0801464064 (electronic bk.)
9780801464065 (electronic bk.)
9780801477423 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0801477425 (pbk. : alk. paper)