Sign, image, symbol.

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Kepes, Gyorgy, 1906-2001 (Editor)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York, G. Braziller [1966]
Series:Vision + value series.
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Table of Contents:
  • The world as a communication network: signs, images and symbols / Lawrence K. Frank
  • From stimulus to symbol: the economy of biological computation / Heinz Von Foerster
  • Image and thought / Rudolf Arnheim
  • Symbolic expression in prehistory and in the first high civilizations / S. Geidon
  • A theory of pictorial perception / James J. Gibson
  • Graphic symbols for world-wide communication / Rudolf Modley
  • Case study: symbols for industrial use / Henry Dreyfuss
  • Isomorphic interrelationships between knower and known / Abraham H. Maslow
  • Paintings, ways to live, and values / Charles Morris and Frank Sciadini
  • The painter's handwriting / J.P. Hodin
  • The problem of reality in mid-century painting / Werner Schmalenbach
  • Art in art is art as art / Ad Reinhardt
  • The hangover / Robert Osborn
  • Movement, film, communication / Saul Bass
  • Image making in Arctic art / Edmund Carpenter
  • The Eskimo discovery of man's place in the universe / Paul Riesman
  • The city as symbol / John E. Burchard
  • The image: the architect's inalienable vision / Ernesto N. Rogers
  • Form in architecture: imitation and abstraction / P.A. Michelis
  • The tree of knowledge / Ludwig von Bertalanffy.