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Ethnographer's Eye : Ways of Seeing in Anthropology - 01 edition

Ethnographer`s Eye : Ways of Seeing in Anthropology (ISBN10: 051103458X; ISBN13: 9780511034589)
ISBN13: 978-0511034589
ISBN10: 051103458X

Summary:
Grimshaw sets a new agenda for visual anthropology, attempting to transcend the old division between image and text-based ethnography. She argues for the use of vision as a critical tool with which anthropologists can address issues of knowledge and technique. The first part of the book critically examines anthropology's history, focusing on the wor
k of key individuals--Rivers, Malinowski and Radcliffe-Brown--in the context of early modern art and cinema. In the book's second part, Grimshaw considers the anthropological films of Jean Rouch, David and Judith MacDougall and Melissa Llewelyn-Davies.
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Summary:
Grimshaw sets a new agenda for visual anthropology, attempting to transcend the old division between image and text-based ethnography. She argues for the use of vision as a critical tool with which anthropologists can address issues of knowledge and technique. The first part of the book critically examines anthropology's history, focusing on the work of key individuals--Rivers, Malinowski and Radcliffe-Brown--in the context of early modern art and cinema. In the book's second part, Grimshaw considers the anthropological films of Jean Rouch, David and Judith MacDougall and Melissa Llewelyn-Davies.
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Edition/Copyright: 01
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Year Published: 2001
International: No

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