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Title Handbook of visual analysis / edited by Theo Van Leeuwen and Carey Jewitt
Published London ; Thousand Oaks [Calif.] : SAGE, 2001
London ; Thousand Oaks [Calif.] : Sage Publications, 2001


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Description xii, 210 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents 1. Introduction / Theo Van Leeuwen, Carey Jewitt -- 2. Content analysis of visual images / Philip Bell -- 3. Approaches to analysis in visual anthropology / Malcolm Collier -- 4. Seeing beyond belief: cultural studies as an approach to analyzing the visual / Martin Lister, Liz Wells -- 5. Semiotics and iconography / Theo van Leeuwen -- 6. A therapeutic perspective: the use of drawings in child psychoanalysis and social science / Gertraud Diem-Wille -- 7. Visual meaning: a social semiotic approach / Carey Jewitt, Rumiko Oyama -- 8. Practices of seeing, visual analysis: an ethnomethodological approach / Charles Goodwin -- 9. Analyzing film and television: a social semiotic account of 'Hospital: an unhealthy business' / Rick Iedema
Summary Publisher's description: The Handbook of Visual Analysis, which demonstrates the importance of visual data within the social sciences, offers an essential guide to those working in a range of disciplines including: media and communication studies, sociology, anthropology, education, psychoanalysis, and health studies." "It offers a wide range of methods for visual analysis - content analysis, historical analysis, structuralist analysis, iconography, psychoanalysis, social semiotic analysis, film analysis and ethnomethodology - and shows how each method can be applied for the purposes of specific research projects; exemplifies each approach through detailed analyses of a variety of data, including newspaper images, family photos, drawings, art works and cartoons; and includes examples from the authors' own research and professional practice
Notes Reprinted 2014
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Also available online
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Subject Art and society.
Visual communication -- Research.
Visual communication.
Author Van Leeuwen, Theo, 1947- author
Jewitt, Carey, author
LC no. 2001273642
ISBN 9780761964766 (hardback)
9780761964773 (paperback)
0761964762 (hardback)
0761964770 (paperback)