Vocabulary for Visual Studies 2 Chapter 1

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Cultural values and beliefs expressed at the level of connotation as to appear obvious.
Description, fact, literal.
How images directly reflect the world (vs)
Allusion, association.
Creation of meaning through the act of portraying the likeness of something.
A belief that if an image is produced by a mechanical device it is object record of reality.
The common, banal meaning and information in a photograph (vs)
The material basis of the sign which could be almost anything. Anything that signifies something or conveys a message
The meaning or concept that the significant refers to.
Shared set of values that exist in a society
The act of perceiving (vs)
Science of signs.
A cultural Practice.
Philosophical position that only science because of its objective verifiable methods is the source of authentic knowledge.
The aspect or detail that grabs the attention or emotion of a viewer
The object of being represented.
image with symbolic significance. Represents universal concept/emotion/meaning. I.E. Madonna and child, universal concept of love, easy to understand even without Christian context
Crude use of stereotypes to manipulate popular opinion.
How images produce meanings according to social and aesthetic conventions.
The world is invented in the process of representation.

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