Margaret Atherton

Margaret Atherton is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

Books by this Editor

An Interdisciplinary Approach to Pictorial Space
Edited By Heiko Hecht, Robert Schwartz, Margaret Atherton
The last half of the twentieth century witnessed dramatic changes in the theory of vision. In particular, the "eye-as-camera" metaphor that had long dominated the field no longer seemed tenable. Somewhat surprisingly, however, the metaphor has maintained its appeal in the study of pictures. In Looking into Pictures, philosophers, psychologists, and art historians explore the...