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By Katherine Hoffman

Concepts of identification are advanced and altering, and during this e-book Katherine Hoffman examines photos of people and households from historical Egypt to the present—more than thirds of the ebook covers the 20 th century. via a entire examine of work, sculpture, images, movie, tv, and different media, Hoffman offers eye-opening insights at the identification of family members and self via time and explores what those pictures say concerning the attitudes and values of a selected culture.Concepts of id and self as members and households are advanced and altering, yet photographs from the artist, the photographer, the filmmaker, and television manufacturer can assist us detect the place we got here from, who we're and why, and the place we're within the maze of postmodern existence. Katherine Hoffman explores photographs and pictures from old Egypt to the present—more than two-thirds of the booklet covers the 20th century, together with pictures from artwork, images, movie, television, and different media. The seventy five illustrations are built-in with the text.

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