Abstract: Presents an account, describing photography as a globally disseminated and locally appropriated medium. This book explores from a variety of geographic, cultural, and historic perspectives the role of photography in raising historical consciousness. It includes case studies centered in early-twentieth-century Peru and India, Kenya, and Nigeria.
Title and contributions: Photography's other histories / edited by Christopher Pinney and Nicolas Peterson.
Publication: Durham : Duke University Press, 2003.
Physical description: viii, 286 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
ISBN: 0822331136 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Language: eng (language of the text, soundtrack, etc..)