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The acoustic mirror

the female voice in psychoanalysis and cinema

by Kaja Silverman

  • 236 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Freud, Sigmund, -- 1856-1939,
  • Women in motion pictures,
  • Motion pictures and women,
  • Feminism and motion pictures,
  • Motion pictures -- Psychological aspects,
  • Women and psychoanalysis,
  • Women -- Communication

  • Edition Notes

    Includes ibliographical references (p. 235-253) and index.

    Other titlesFemale voice in psychoanalysis and cinema.
    StatementKaja Silverman.
    SeriesTheories of representation and difference
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.W6 S57 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 257 p. ;
    Number of Pages257
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23242218M
    ISBN 100253204747, 0253302846
    ISBN 109780253204745, 9780253302847
    LC Control Number87045834

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Kaja Silverman is the Keith L. and Katherine Sachs Professor of Contemporary Art at the University of Pennsylvania, and the author of nine books: The Miracle of Analogy, or The History of Photography, Part 1 (); Flesh of My Flesh (); James Coleman (); World Spectators (); Speaking About Godard (with Harun Farocki, ); The Threshold of the Visible World (); Male.

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