Leading scholars offer new readings of Degas representations of the family, prostitution, city life & leisure in which looking at women is shown to be a complex & ambiguous process. One major topic of the book is the encounter between feminism & art history. Having put images of women on the agenda of cultural analysis, feminist interventions in the theory & analysis of representation have created a diverse & intricate field of interpretation which now supersedes that formulation. These essays challenge art history to confront issues of spectatorship, the interface of class & gender, identification & the politics of vision. This illustrated collection is thus a major contribution to debates on representation & sexuality.
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Book Description Pandora Press, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110044407815
Book Description Pandora Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0044407815 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.3004894
Book Description Pandora Press, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 44407815
Book Description Pandora Press, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0044407815