Questions of Cinema (Theories of Representation and Difference) (Paperback)

By Stephen Heath

Indiana University Press, 9780253159144, 268pp.

Publication Date: December 22, 1982

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Paperback (8/1/1981)

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Description

It is essential reading for anyone concerned with the theoretical discussion of cinema, and ideology in general." --Semiotica

... Heath is an antidote to the Cinema 101 worldview." --Voice Literary Supplement

Heath's study of film draws on Lacanian psychoanalysis, semiotics, and Marxism, presenting film as a signifying practice and the cinema as a social institution of meanings.