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The severed head capital visions by Julia Kristeva

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • European Art,
  • Head in art,
  • Themes, motives,
  • Beheading in art

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementJulia Kristeva ; translated by Jody Gladding
SeriesEuropean perspectives
Classifications
LC ClassificationsN8217.H5 K7413 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24858199M
ISBN 109780231157209
LC Control Number2011020717

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