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Knowledge and visuality in turn of the century anthropology : the early ethnographic cinema of Alfred Cort Haddon and Walter Baldwin Spencer / Alison Griffiths

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Knowledge and visuality in turn of the century anthropology : the early ethnographic cinema of Alfred Cort Haddon and Walter Baldwin Spencer / Alison Griffiths
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Knowledge and visuality in turn of the century anthropology : the early ethnographic cinema of Alfred Cort Haddon and Walter Baldwin Spencer / Alison Griffiths
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Effects of cinema on the production of knowledge within anthropology and the kinds of knowledge that cinema could facilitate; Alfred Cort Haddon and Walter Baldwin Spencers experiences with photography and cinema; descriptions of Mer Islanders and some of their ceremonies that were filmed by Haddon; Torres Straits; Spencers descriptions of some Arunta ceremonies; use of wax cylinders for recording sound; mechanical modes of ethnographic inscription
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Griffiths, Alison J
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  • Haddon, Alfred C.
  • Spencer, Baldwin
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Knowledge and visuality in turn of the century anthropology : the early ethnographic cinema of Alfred Cort Haddon and Walter Baldwin Spencer / Alison Griffiths
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Bibliography; 41-43
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M0009862
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Knowledge and visuality in turn of the century anthropology : the early ethnographic cinema of Alfred Cort Haddon and Walter Baldwin Spencer / Alison Griffiths
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Bibliography; 41-43
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M0009862
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0805130

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