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Empires of vision : a reader / Martin Jay and Sumathi Ramaswamy, eds.

Publication:
Durham : Duke University Press, 2014.
Format/Description:
Book
xvi, 669 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series:
Objects/histories
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Subjects:
Imperialism.
Postcolonialism.
Visual anthropology.
Form/Genre:
Aufsatzsammlung.
Contents:
The walls of images / Serge Gruzinski
Painting as exploration : visualizing nature in eighteenth-century colonial science / Daniela Bleichmar
Indian yellow : making and breaking the imperial palette / Jordanna Bailkin
Colonial panaromania / Roger Benjamin
Objects of knowledge : oceanic artifacts in European engravings / Nicholas Thomas
Excess in the city? Consumption of imported prints in colonial Calcutta, c. 1780-c. 1795 / Natasha Eaton
Advertising and the optics of colonial power at the fin de siècle / David Ciarlo
Mapping plus ultra : cartography, space, and Hispanic modernity / Ricardo Padrcentn
Mapping an exotic world : the global project of Dutch cartography, circa 1700 / Benjamin Schmidt
Visual regimes of colonization : European and Aboriginal seeing in Australia / Terry Smith
The photography complex : exposing Boxer-era China (1900-1901), making civilization / James L. Hevia
Colonial theaters of proof : representation and laughter in the 1930s Rockefeller Foundation hygiene cinema in Java / Eric A. Stein
Colonialism and the built space of cinema / Brian Larkin
Speaking back to Orientalist discourse / Zeynep Çelik
Maps, mother/goddesses, and martyrdom in modern India / Sumathi Ramaswamy
Notes from the surface of the image : photography, postolonialism, and vernacular modernism / Christopher Pinney
"I am rendered speechless by your idea of beauty" : the picturesque in history and art in the postcolony / Krista A. Thompson
Fanon, Algeria, and the cinema : the politics of identification / Robert Stam
Creole Europe : the reflection of a reflection / Christopher Pinney
Picasso, Africa, and the schemata of difference / Simon Gikandi
Double Dutch and the culture game / Olu Oguibe.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Jay, Martin, 1944-
Ramaswamy, Sumathi.
ISBN:
9780822354482 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822354489 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780822354369 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822354365 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC:
836206057