Book , Print in English

Eye contact : photographing indigenous Australians

Jane Lydon.
  • Durham : Duke University Press, 2005.
  • xxvi, 303 pages : illustrations; 25 cm.
Subjects
Series
Contents
  • Introduction : colonialism, photography, mimesis
  • 1. "This civilising experiment" : Charles Walter, Missionaries, and photography theater
  • 2. Science and visuality : "communicating correct ideas"
  • 3. Time traps : defining aboriginality during the 1870s-1880s
  • 4. Works like a clock.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [271]-293) and index.
  • Also issued online.
Additional form
ISBN
  • 082233559X (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 9780822335597 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0822335727 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 9780822335726 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2005011390
  • OCLC: 60373925
  • OCLC: 60373925