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By Anna Grimshaw, Amanda Ravetz

Questions of imaginative and prescient and data are crucial to debates concerning the international during which we are living. constructing new analytical ways towards methods of seeing is a key problem dealing with these operating throughout quite a lot of disciplines. How can visuality be understood by itself phrases instead of via demonstrated textual frameworks? Visualizing Anthropology takes up this problem. Bringing jointly a variety of views anchored in perform, the booklet maps experiments within the kinds and methods of visible enquiry. The origins of this assortment lie in visible anthropology. even supposing the sphere has drastically multiplied and different, a number of the key debates remain concentrated round the textual issues of the mainstream self-discipline. In trying to determine a extra really visible anthropology, the editors have sought to forge hyperlinks with other forms of image-based initiatives. Ethnography is the shared house of perform. Understood now not as a really good approach yet as cultural critique, the e-book explores new collaborative chances associated with image-based paintings.

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