The Resource On color, David Scott Kastan, with Stephen Farthing, (electronic resource)

On color, David Scott Kastan, with Stephen Farthing, (electronic resource)

Label
On color
Title
On color
Statement of responsibility
David Scott Kastan, with Stephen Farthing
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ranging from Homer to Picasso, and from the Iranian Revolution to The Wizard of Oz, this spirited and radiant book awakens us anew to the role of color in our lives. Our lives are saturated by color. We live in a world of colors, and color marks our psychological and social existence. But for all color's inescapability, we don't know much about it. Authors David Scott Kastan and Stephen Farthing offer a fresh and imaginative exploration of one of the most intriguing and least understood aspects of everyday experience. Kastan and Farthing, a scholar and a painter, investigate color from numerous perspectives: literary, historical, cultural, anthropological, philosophical, art historical, political, and scientific. In ten wide-ranging chapters, each devoted to a different color, they examine the various ways colors have shaped and continue to shape our social and moral imaginations. Each individual color becomes the focal point for a consideration of one of the extraordinary ways in which color appears and matters in our lives. Beautifully produced in full color, this is a remarkably smart, entertaining, and fascinating guide to this elusive topic
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kastan, David Scott
Dewey number
155.9/1145
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF789.C7
LC item number
K37 2018eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Farthing, Stephen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Color
  • Color (Philosophy)
  • FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Life Stages / General
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Developmental / General
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Developmental / Lifespan Development
  • PSYCHOLOGY / General
Label
On color, David Scott Kastan, with Stephen Farthing, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
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
Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Color Matters: An Introduction; 1 Roses Are Red; 2 Orange Is the New Brown; 3 Yellow Perils; 4 Mixed Greens; 5 Moody Blues; 6 Dy(e)ing for Indigo; 7 At the Violet Hour; 8 Basic Black; 9 White Lies; 10 Gray Areas; Notes; Illustration Credits; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 254 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300235425
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
73d8f59b-734f-4100-b244-f40fb7c6aa51
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035556279
Label
On color, David Scott Kastan, with Stephen Farthing, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
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
Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; Color Matters: An Introduction; 1 Roses Are Red; 2 Orange Is the New Brown; 3 Yellow Perils; 4 Mixed Greens; 5 Moody Blues; 6 Dy(e)ing for Indigo; 7 At the Violet Hour; 8 Basic Black; 9 White Lies; 10 Gray Areas; Notes; Illustration Credits; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 254 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780300235425
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
73d8f59b-734f-4100-b244-f40fb7c6aa51
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035556279

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