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The Resource Distant wars visible : the ambivalence of witnessing, Wendy Kozol

Distant wars visible : the ambivalence of witnessing, Wendy Kozol

Label
Distant wars visible : the ambivalence of witnessing
Title
Distant wars visible
Title remainder
the ambivalence of witnessing
Statement of responsibility
Wendy Kozol
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
'Distant Wars Visible' brings a new perspective to the enduring question about the efficacy of conflict photography and other forms of visual advocacy. In the twenty-first century, visuality has been a pivotal technology in the United States' militaristic pursuit of its national security objectives as well as in critiques of the nation at war. This book analyses both mainstream media and alternative and radical visual projects to understand how representations of U.S. militarism navigate in, through, and around national security logics
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kozol, Wendy
Dewey number
070.4/9
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
TR820.6
LC item number
.K79 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Critical American studies series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War photography
  • War in mass media
  • War
  • Photojournalism
  • Visual communication
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Photojournalism
  • Visual communication
  • War in mass media
  • War photography
  • War
Label
Distant wars visible : the ambivalence of witnessing, Wendy Kozol
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: looking elsewhere -- Domesticating war in Kosovo: media witnessing and transnational motherhood -- Human rights, visual rhetoric: photojournalism and the war in Afghanistan -- Precarity in the night sky: missile defense advocacy and the U.S. surveillance regime -- Battlefield trophies: soldiers' archives and the affective politics of recoil -- Skeptical documents: toward an ethics of spectatorship -- Conclusion: from the sky, on the ground
Control code
894667578
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (271 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781322266855
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 07b016ed-3507-4a75-b665-884bb26d7b08
  • 22573/ctt9fm069
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)894667578
Label
Distant wars visible : the ambivalence of witnessing, Wendy Kozol
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: looking elsewhere -- Domesticating war in Kosovo: media witnessing and transnational motherhood -- Human rights, visual rhetoric: photojournalism and the war in Afghanistan -- Precarity in the night sky: missile defense advocacy and the U.S. surveillance regime -- Battlefield trophies: soldiers' archives and the affective politics of recoil -- Skeptical documents: toward an ethics of spectatorship -- Conclusion: from the sky, on the ground
Control code
894667578
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (271 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781322266855
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 07b016ed-3507-4a75-b665-884bb26d7b08
  • 22573/ctt9fm069
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)894667578

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