Photography and Anthropology. Christopher Pinney. Reaktion Books, London, pages, with 89 illustrations, 68 colour. Softcover. Buy Photography and Anthropology (Exposures) by Christopher Pinney (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free. In Photography and Anthropology, Christopher Pinney presents a provocative and readable account of the strikingly parallel histories of the two disciplines.
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In Photography and Anthropology, Christopher Pinney presents a provocative and readable account of the strikingly parallel histories of the two disciplines, as well as a polemical narrative and overview of the use of photography by anthropologists from the s to the present.
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In this masterful work, Pinney draws upon his own important monographs to present an engagingly idiosyncratic selection of cases and anecdotes from around the world and across literatures.
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I can t imagine a more vivid blow-up of how the photographic magic of realism mirrors and shadows the anthropological realism of magic. Pierre Loti Richard M.
Early anthropology celebrated photography as a physical record, whose authority and permanence promised an escape from the lack of certainty in speech.
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For later anthropologists, this same quality became grounds to critique an imaging practice that failed to capture movement and process. To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Photography and Sport Mike O’Mahony. Photography and Death Audrey Linkman.
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Review quote ‘A masterful synthesis of his twenty years of explorations into the parallel histories of anthropology and photography, Chris Pinney’s intellectual archeologies of image, observation, and evidence are at once deeply historical, deeply contemporary, deeply critical, and deeply provocative. Write your own review. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?
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