Looking for America
Copyright © 2005 Ardis Cameron
Editor(s): Ardis Cameron
Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
Print ISBN: 9781405114653
Online ISBN: 9780470774885
About this Book
Looking for America: The Visual Production of Nation and People is a groundbreaking collection that explores the "visual" in defining the kaleidoscope of American experience and American identity in the 20th century.
- Covers enduringly important topics in American history: nationhood, class, politics of identity, and the visual mapping of "others"
- Includes editorial introductions, suggested readings, a primer on how to "read" an image, and a guide to visual archives and collections
- Well-illustrated book for those in American Studies and related fields eager to incorporate the visual into their teaching-and telling-of the American story.