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Description

Imagery, in a literary text, is an author's use of vivid and descriptive language to add depth to their work. Sensory imagery appeals to human senses to deepen the reader's understanding of the work. Powerful forms of imagery engage all of the senses.

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Organizations relating to Imagery

Federation of Asian Societies for Molecular Imaging / Seoul, Korea Rep / Est. 2006
Ibero-American Society of Gynecological Endoscopy and Images / Monteria, Colombia / Est. 1984
International Society for Oneiric Mental Imagery Techniques / Paris, France / Est. 1968
ASEAN Association of Radiology / Jakarta, Indonesia / Est. 1986
Great Lakes International Imaging and Flow Cytometry Association / Est. 1992
International Association of Word and Image Studies / Est. 1987
Technical Image Press Association / Madrid, Spain / Est. 1991
International Society for Biophysics and Imaging of Skin / Trumbull CT, USA / Est. 2006
Imaging and Perimetric Society / Melbourne, Australia / Est. 1974
Association of Image Consultants International / Des Moines IA, USA / Est. 1990
International Conference on Functional Imaging and Modeling of the Heart
Asian Society of Cardiovascular Imaging / Seoul, Korea Rep / Est. 2006
International Committee for Imaging Science / Beijing, China / Est. 1962
Australasian Association of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging / Newtown, Australia / Est. 1995
European Society for Molecular Imaging / Cologne, Germany / Est. 2005
European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging / Kings Hill, UK / Est. 1993
International Council on Magnetic Resonance in Biological Systems / Madison WI, USA / Est. 1964
International Cancer Imaging Society / London, UK / Est. 1998
European Society of Medical Imaging Information / Vienna, Austria / Est. 1984
Association for Information and Image Management International / Silver Spring MD, USA / Est. 1945
ICOM International Committee for Audiovisual and New Technologies of Image and Sound / Montréal QC, Canada / Est. 1990
European Association of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging / Bristol, UK / Est. 1992
Screenprinting and Graphic Imaging Association International / Mississauga ON, Canada / Est. 1948
European Society of Thoracic Imaging / Vienna, Austria / Est. 1993
Scandinavian Visualization Society / Stavanger, Norway / Est. 2002

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World Problems relating to Imagery

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Discrimination against women in religion
Shortage of entrepreneurial ability
Inadequate use of visual imagery for societal learning
Confusion over sex roles
Breakdown in community security systems
Water insecurity
Fear of future change
Graffiti
Biased portrayal of women in mass media
Negative stereotyping of majority world
Excessive portrayal of substance abuse in the media
Defensive life stance
Felt community powerlessness
Messianic image of leadership
Depersonalization of responsibility
Short-term profit maximization
Dissatisfaction with personal image
Low self esteem
Promotion of negative images of opponents
Reinforced parochialism of internal values and images
Tensionless image of free choice
Disparagement of youth
Oppressive prevalent images
Inauthentic vocational dominance
Unimaginative vision of existing international economic structures

Action Strategies relating to Imagery

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Representing chefs
Forging distinctive community identity
Imaging
Creating desired futures
Disseminating favourable public image
Projecting significant community images
Recovering positive image
Empowering images with conscious belief
Expressing universal images
Countering exploitation of women's image
Providing images of meaningful involvement in society
Developing imaging techniques
Developing imaging industry
Imaging Earth
Preserving propriety image of common law
Propelling new images of wealth
Using image falsification
Reforming images
Communalizing global images
Disseminating global images
Fostering broader life images
Developing feasible industrial images
Communicating coherent images
Improving image of marriage partnership
Providing sufficient correspondence between basic value images and social reality

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