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Raw Histories Photographs, Anthropology and Museums

ISBN-10: 1859734979

ISBN-13: 9781859734971

Edition: 2001

Authors: Elizabeth Edwards

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Description:

Photographs have had an integral and complex role in many anthropological contexts. This book examines how approaching anthropological photographs as history can offer both theoretical and empirical insights into these roles.
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Book details

List price: $37.95
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
Publication date: 5/1/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 288
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

Acknowledgements
List of Figures
Introduction: Observations from the Coal-Face
Notes
Notes from the Archive
Exchanging Photographs, Making Archives
Notes
Photographing Objects
Notes
Historical Inscriptions
Visualising History: Diamond Jenness's Photographs of the D'entrecasteaux Islands, Massim, 1911-1912
Notes
Time and Space on the Quarter Deck: Two Samoan Photographs by Captain W. Acland
Notes
Professor Huxley's 'Well-Considered Plan'
Notes
Re-Enactment, Salvage Ethnography and Photography in the Torres Strait
Notes
Reworkings
Rethinking Photography in the Ethnographic Museum
Notes
Jorma Puranen - Imaginary Homecoming - a Study in Re-Engagement
Notes
Epilogue
Bibliography
Index