Colonialist Photography: Imag(in)Ing Race and Place

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Colonialist Photography is an absorbing collection of essays and photographs exploring the relationship between photography and European and American colonialism. The book is packed with well over a hundred captivating images, ranging from the first experiments with photography as a documentary medium up to the decolonization of many regions after World War II. Reinforcing a broad range of Western assumptions and prejudices, Eleanor M. Hight and Gary D. Sampson argue that such images often assisted in the construction of ...

Colonialist Photography: Imag(in)Ing Race and Place 2004, Routledge

ISBN-13: 9780415274968

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