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Title The educated eye : visual culture and pedagogy in the life sciences / Nancy Anderson and Michael R. Dietrich, editors.
Published Hanover, N.H. : Dartmouth College Press, 2012.
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 Floor4  QH315 .E326 2012    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description viii, 318 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Interfaces, studies in visual culture
Interfaces, studies in visual culture.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Trained judgment, intervention, and the biological gaze: how Charles Sedgwick Minot saw senescence / Mara Mills -- Facing animals in the laboratory: lessons of nineteenth-century medical school microscopy manuals / Nancy Anderson -- Photography and medical observation / Scott Curtis -- Cinematography without film: architectures and technologies of visual instruction in biology around 1900 / Henning Schmidgen -- Cinema as universal language of health education: translating science in Unhooking the hookworm (1920) / Kirsten Ostherr -- Screening science: pedagogy and practice in William Dieterle's film biographies of scientists / T. Hugh Crawford -- Optical constancy, discontinuity, and nondiscontinuity in the Eameses' Rough sketch / Michael J. Golec -- Educating the high-speed eye: Harold E. Edgerton's early visual conventions / Richard L. Kremer -- On fate and specification: images and models of developmental biology / Sabine Brauckmann -- Form and function: a semiotic analysis of figures in biology textbooks / Laura Perini -- Neuroimages, pedagogy, and society / Adina L. Roskies -- The anatomy of surgical simulation: the mutual articulation of bodies in and through the machine / Rachel Prentice.
Subject Life sciences -- Study and teaching.
Life sciences -- Technique.
Visual communication.
Communication and culture.
Related Names Anderson, Nancy (Nancy A.)
Dietrich, Michael R.
ISBN 1611680441 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781611680430 (alk. paper)
1611680433 (alk. paper)
9781611680447 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781611682120 (e-book)
1611682126 (e-book)
OCLC number 712117834