The Object Stares Back
The Object Stares Back
On the Nature of Seeing
James Elkins

In this “remarkable tour de force” (Publishers Weekly)-a “ceaselessly thought-provoking book” (Kirkus Reviews)-art historian James Elkins marshals psychology, philosophy, science, and art history to show how seeing alters the thing seen and transforms the seer. Black-and-white photographs.

Title The Object Stares Back
Subtitle On the Nature of Seeing
Author James Elkins
Publisher Harcourt
Title First Published 01 August 1997
Format Paperback
Nb of pages 271 p.
ISBN-10 0156004976
ISBN-13 9780156004978
Publication Date 01 August 1997
Main content page count 271
Weight 16 oz.
List Price $15.00

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