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By Katherine Hoffman

Concepts of id are complicated and altering, and during this e-book Katherine Hoffman examines pictures of people and households from old Egypt to the present—more than thirds of the ebook covers the 20 th century. via a complete learn of work, sculpture, images, movie, tv, and different media, Hoffman offers eye-opening insights at the id of family members and self via time and explores what those photographs say in regards to the attitudes and values of a selected culture.Concepts of identification and self as contributors and households are complicated and altering, yet photographs from the artist, the photographer, the filmmaker, and television manufacturer may help us become aware of the place we got here from, who we're and why, and the place we're within the maze of postmodern lifestyles. Katherine Hoffman explores pix and pictures from historical Egypt to the present—more than two-thirds of the ebook 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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