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Confronting mortality with art and science

Confronting mortality with art and science

scientific and artistic impressions on what the certainty of death says about life

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Published by VUBPress in Brussels .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Death in art,
  • Death

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementPascale Pollier-Green, Ann Van de Velde, Chantal Pollier (editors).
    ContributionsPollier-Green, Pascale., Velde, Ann van de., Pollier, Chantal.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNX650.D4 C66 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination277 p. :
    Number of Pages277
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23642337M
    ISBN 109789054874430
    LC Control Number2008456682

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