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Unpacking Culture: Art and Commodity in Colonial and Postcolonial Worlds / Edition 1
     

Unpacking Culture: Art and Commodity in Colonial and Postcolonial Worlds / Edition 1

by Ruth B. Phillips
 

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ISBN-10: 0520207971

ISBN-13: 9780520207974

Pub. Date: 01/30/1999

Publisher: University of California Press


Tourist art production is a global phenomenon and is increasingly recognized as an important and authentic expression of indigenous visual traditions. These thoughtful, engaging essays provide a comparative perspective on the history, character, and impact of tourist art in colonized societies in three areas of the world: Africa, Oceania, and North America.

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Tourist art production is a global phenomenon and is increasingly recognized as an important and authentic expression of indigenous visual traditions. These thoughtful, engaging essays provide a comparative perspective on the history, character, and impact of tourist art in colonized societies in three areas of the world: Africa, Oceania, and North America. Ranging broadly historically and geographically, Unpacking Culture is the first collection to bring together substantial case studies on this topic from around the world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520207974
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
01/30/1999
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
435
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents


CONTRIBUTORS:
Jonathan Batkin
Janet Catherine Berlo
Marsha C. Bol
Marvin Cohodas
Frank Ettawageshik
Nelson H. H. Graburn
Sidney Littlefield Kasfir
Stephen R. Inglis
Carol S. Ivory
Aldona Jonaitis
Molly Lee
Trudy Nicks
Sandra A. Niessen
Nancy J. Parezo
Ruth B. Phillips
Enid Schildkrout
Eric Kline Silverman
Christopher B. Steiner
Verity Wilson

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