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Author Raphael, Melissa.

Title Judaism and the visual image [electronic resource] : a Jewish theology of art / Melissa Raphael.

Imprint London ; New York : Continuum, c2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 229 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [212]-224) and index.
Contents The second commandment in Jewish art and thought -- Genesis 1 and the creation of the image -- What does a Jewish woman look like? Gender and images of Jews in art -- Sublimity and representation of the Holocaust in art -- Towards a theology of the Holocaust image -- The dancing figure of Jewish history.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Ten commandments -- Images.
Aesthetics -- Religious aspects -- Judaism.
Judaism and art.
Jewish art and symbolism.
Jews in art.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), in art.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0826494986

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