Self As Image in Asian Theory and Practice. Roger T. Ames, Thomas P. Kasulis, Wimal Dissanayake.

Self As Image in Asian Theory and Practice

State University of New York SUNY. 5.75 x 9", x, 473 pp., 16 b/w plates, notes after each chapter, contributors, index, paper, New York, 1998. Item #11803
ISBN: 0791427269

The focus in this volume is largely on representational practices and symbolic media, such as literature, cinema, art and dance. The authors seek by examing both classical and contemporary works of China, Japan and India to demonstrate the intricate relationship between self and image to further our understanding of these cultures.

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