The Sacred Gaze

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The Sacred Gaze
Author : David Morgan
File Size : 45,9 Mb
Publisher : Univ of California Press
Language : English
Release Date : 31 May 2005
ISBN : 9780520243064
Pages : 336 pages
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The Sacred Gaze by David Morgan Book PDF Summary

David Morgan investigates the key aspects of vision & imagery in a variety of religious traditions, including the functions of religious images & the tools that viewers use to interpret them.

The Sacred Gaze

David Morgan investigates the key aspects of vision & imagery in a variety of religious traditions, including the functions of religious images & the tools that viewers use to interpret them.

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The Sacred Gaze

Eight hundred years ago, Clare of Assisi advised a correspondent to gaze into the mirror of the crucified Christ and study her own face within it. A hundred years ago, sociologist Charles Horton Cooley said we can know our self only as it is reflected to us by others. Contemplation

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