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Author Curtis, Scott, author.

Title The shape of spectatorship : art, science, and early cinema in Germany / Scott Curtis.

Publication Info. New York : Columbia University Press, [2015]
2015

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Description 1 online resource (xv, 371 pages) : illustrations.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Film and culture
Film and culture.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-354) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Science's cinematic method: motion pictures and scientific research -- Between observation and spectatorship: medicine, movies, and mass culture -- The taste of a nation: educating the senses and sensibilities of film spectators -- The problem with passivity: aesthetic contemplation and film spectatorship -- Conclusion: toward a tactile historiography.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Motion pictures -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Motion picture audiences -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Motion pictures -- Aesthetics.
Motion pictures in science -- Germany.
Documentary films -- Germany -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Curtis, Scott. Shape of spectatorship : art, science, and early cinema in Germany. New York : Columbia University Press, c2015 xv, 371 pages Film and culture. 9780231134033 (DLC) 2015010546
ISBN 9780231134026
9780231134033
9780231508636 (e-book)

 
    
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