British photographic history

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Publication: Photography, Humanitarianism, Empire.

With their power to create a sense of proximity and empathy, photographs have long been a crucial means of exchanging ideas between peoples across the globe. This book explores the role of photography in shaping ideas about race and difference from the 1840s to the 1948 Declaration of Human Rights.

Focusing on Australian experience in a global context, a rich selection…


Added by Jane Lydon on May 30, 2016 at 8:00 — 2 Comments

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