Environmental values in Christian art / Susan Power Bratton.

Published
  • Albany : State University of New York Press c2008
Physical description
ix, 282 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
ISBN
  • 9780791472651
  • 0791472655
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-259) and index.
Contents
  • Environmental values in Christian art -- The good shepherd and his dog : nature in the earliest Christian art -- Cosmos without a crucifix : Basilicas in Rome and Ravenna -- Irish creation from high crosses to the Book of Kells -- Urbanization and the end of animal sacrifice -- Medieval transitions : a dying creator and the hybridization of hell -- The transcendent gothic : glorious light, green cross -- Gothic perspectives on feudalism, urbanization, peasants, and poverty -- Gothic naturalism, Christian dualism, and environmental racism -- Renaissance realism : the virgin's meadow -- The reformers : the creator in rustic landscapes -- God's body and blood as bread and wine.
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English
Internet Resources

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University of Aberdeen Libraries: Sir Duncan Rice Library: Floor 7 246 BRA
British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms YC.2008.a.5115
British Library: Lending Collection m09/.34541
British Library Table of contents only Online location
University of Edinburgh Libraries: New College Library (STANDARD LOAN) BT695.5 Bra.
University of Essex: Albert Sloman Library N 8189.3.N2

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