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Double vision : art histories and colonial histories in the Pacific / edited by Nicholas Thomas and Diane Losche, assistant editor Jennifer Newell. (1999)

Authors: Thomas, Nicholas., Losche, Diane., Newelle, Jennifer.
Publisher:Cambridge ; Melbourne,
Uniqueness:
  • There are 70 copies of this book in other libraries
  • and 54 copies of this specific edition.
Subjects:
Content Types:
  • text
Carrier Types:
  • volume
Physical Description:
  • xii, 289 p. : ill., ports. ; 26 cm.
Target Audience:
  • Adult
Summary:
  • Taking as its departure point Bernard Smith's classic study, European Vision and the South Pacific (1960), Double Vision explores the ambivalences of European perceptions of the Pacific and juxtaposes them with the indigenous visual cultures.
Contents:
  • 6. Looking at Goldie: face to face with 'All 'e same t'e pākehā' /​ Leonard Bell
  • 7. Voices beyond the pae [i.e. pa] /​ Robert Jahnke
  • 9. [3] Clumsy utopians: an afterword /​ Peter Brunt.
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Notes:
  • Includes index.
  • Includes bibliographical references: p. 275-277.
Language:
  • English
ISBN:
  • 0521659981 (pbk.) :
  • 0521643414 :
Dewey Number:
  • 709.9
  • 909.09823
Libraries Australia ID:
  • 46134562
  • 46134562
  • 14122630
  • 14122630
Contributed by:
  • Libraries Australia

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