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2014.07.37 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews John V. Kulvicki, Images, Routledge, 2014, 221pp., $37.95 (pbk), ISBN 9780415557016. Reviewed by Paloma Atencia-Linares,
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2014.07.37 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews John V. Kulvicki, Images, Routledge, 2014, 221pp., $37.95 (pbk), ISBN 9780415557016. Reviewed by Paloma Atencia-Linares, University of Kent John V. Kulvicki's Images ((not to be confused with his previous On Images, Oxford University Press, 2006) is a comprehensive introduction to the philosophy of imagistic representations. Kulvicki provides a splendid critical introductory overview of recent philosophical accounts of pictorial representation, the majority of which have been developed within the framework of the philosophy of art. He also introduces a new line of research that extends to other philosophical sub-disciplines and is broader in scope than that of pictorial representation, namely, the philosophy of images.  Kulvicki aims to convince the reader that the more comprehensive category of images, apart from that of pictures, is worth considering from a philosophical point of view. He also proposes a. . .

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