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Visual Anthropology


Visual Anthropology

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This module is concerned with how anthropology can contribute to - and gain insight from - the analysis of visual forms of representation; it is an introduction to anthropology through an examination of the ‘ways of seeing’ across-cultures and to the methods used for gathering information about other cultures’ ‘visual systems’. The module introduces how different cultures are depicted in a range of media, in particular ethnographic film and photography, and deals with the analytical and ethical... More
Material Type: Presentation
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: April 26, 2010
Date Modified in MERLOT: May 05, 2010
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Keywords: visual anthropoogy, visual culture, CSAPOER, anthropology, media, representation, UKOER


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Language: English
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