The World Viewed

The World Viewed

Author: Stanley Cavell

Publisher: Harvard University Press

ISBN: 067496196X

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 253

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A philosophical study of popular movies uses the viewer as a point of reference
The World Viewed
Language: en
Pages: 253
Authors: Stanley Cavell, Walter M Cabot Professor of Aesthetics and the General Theory of Value Emeritus Honorary Associate of Adams House Stanley Cavell
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 1979 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

A philosophical study of popular movies uses the viewer as a point of reference
Reading Cavell's The World Viewed
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: William Rothman, Marian Keane
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Wayne State University Press

A philosophical reexamination of Stanley Cavell's The World Viewed.
The World Viewed
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Stanley Cavell
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 1979-01-01 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

Stanley Cavell looks closely at America’s most popular art and our perceptions of it. His explorations of Hollywood’s stars, directors, and most famous films—as well as his fresh look at Godard, Bergman, and other great European directors—will be of lasting interest to movie-viewers and intelligent people everywhere.
The World Viewed
Language: en
Pages: 174
Authors: Stanley Cavell
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 1971 - Publisher:

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