This collection deals with issues of poetry, literature, psychology, philosophy and art. Each article deals with a question that crosses the boundaries of disciplines, and the uniqueness of the discussion is the use of a variety of methods in the fields of cultural research in the analysis of texts and works of art. The authors are lecturers in the Program for Interpretation and Culture Studies at the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies at Bar-Ilan University. The book is presented as a tribute to the founder and director of the program for many years, Prof. Avi Sagi.
Danacode:   110-20240 ISBN:  978-965-226-479-4 Language:   Hebrew Pages:   188 Weight:   600 gr Dimensions:  17x24 cm Publication Date:   07/2017 Publisher:   Bar-Ilan University Press
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