Vocabulary for Visual Studies 2 Chapter 1

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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.
Creation of meaning through the act of portraying the likeness of something.
A cultural Practice.
Science of signs.
The act of perceiving (vs)
How images directly reflect the world (vs)
Philosophical position that only science because of its objective verifiable methods is the source of authentic knowledge.
Cultural values and beliefs expressed at the level of connotation as to appear obvious.
Allusion, association.
Description, fact, literal.
The material basis of the sign which could be almost anything. Anything that signifies something or conveys a message
The world is invented in the process of representation.
The common, banal meaning and information in a photograph (vs)
The object of being represented.
A belief that if an image is produced by a mechanical device it is object record of reality.
The aspect or detail that grabs the attention or emotion of a viewer
Shared set of values that exist in a society
The meaning or concept that the significant refers to.
How images produce meanings according to social and aesthetic conventions.

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