Art & Visual Culture: Photography  

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    By Stephen Bull

    Photography explores the photograph in the twenty-first century and its importance as a media form. Stephen Bull considers our media-saturated society and the place of photography in everyday life, introducing the theories used to analyse photographs and exploring the impact of digital…

    Paperback – 2009-12-09
    Routledge Introductions to Media and Communications

  • The Framed World: Tourism, Tourists and Photography book cover

    The Framed World

    Tourism, Tourists and Photography

    Edited by David Picard, Mike Robinson

    Photographs create visual narratives of experiences, places, peoples and objects that collectively and individually comprise the tourist gaze. Photography is acknowledged as having an important role in the determining of places and spaces, the construction and re-construction of identities, and the…

    Hardback – 2009-07-10
    New Directions in Tourism Analysis

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    Photography: Theoretical Snapshots

    Edited by J.J. Long, Andrea Noble, Edward Welch

    Over the past twenty-five years, photography has moved to centre-stage in the study of visual culture and has established itself in numerous disciplines. This trend has brought with it a diversification in approaches to the study of the photographic image. Photography: Theoretical Snapshots…

    Paperback – 2008-12-12

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    Visual Communication Research Designs

    By Keith Kenney

    Visual Communication Research Designs provides a step-by-step guide for designing research involving visuals relevant to communications media. This volume explains the process from conceptualization to research questions, instrumentation, analysis, and reliability and validity checks. It also…

    Paperback – 2008-12-10

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    Encyclopedia of Nineteenth-Century Photography

    Edited by John Hannavy

    The Encyclopedia of Nineteenth-Century Photography is the first comprehensive encyclopedia of world photography up to the beginning of the twentieth century. It sets out to be the standard, definitive reference work on the subject for years to come. Its coverage is global – an important ‘first’ in…

    Hardback – 2007-08-24

  • Women's Albums and Photography in Victorian England: Ladies, Mothers and Flirts book cover

    Women's Albums and Photography in Victorian England

    Ladies, Mothers and Flirts

    By Patrizia Di Bello

    This beautifully illustrated study recaptures the rich history of women photographers and image collectors in nineteenth-century England. Situating the practice of collecting, exchanging and displaying photographs and other images in the context of feminine sociability, Patrizia Di Bello shows that…

    Hardback – 2007-07-28

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    Photography: A Critical Introduction

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Liz Wells

    This seminal text for photography students identifies key debates in photographic theory, stimulates discussion and evaluation of the critical use of photographic images and ways of seeing. This new edition retains the thematic structure and text features of its predecessors but also expands…

    Paperback – 2004-04-01

  • Photographs Objects Histories: On the Materiality of Images book cover

    Photographs Objects Histories

    On the Materiality of Images

    Edited by Elizabeth Edwards, Janice Hart

    This innovative volume explores the idea that while photographs are images, they are also objects, and this materiality is integral to their meaning and use. The case studies presented focus on photographs active in different institutional, political, religious and domestic spheres, where physical…

    Paperback – 2004-03-25

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    The Photography Reader

    Edited by Liz Wells

    The Photography Reader is a comprehensive introduction to theories of photography; its production; and its uses and effects. Including articles by photographers from Edward Weston to Jo Spence, as well as key thinkers like Roland Barthes, Victor Burgin and Susan Sontag, the essays trace the…

    Paperback – 2002-11-14

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