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Wondrous Difference

by Alison Griffiths

  • 27 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Columbia University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Film theory & criticism,
  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • World history: postwar, from c 1945 -,
  • Ethnology And Ethnography,
  • Motion Pictures (Specific Aspects),
  • Performing Arts,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Performing Arts/Dance,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Film & Video - General,
  • Performing Arts / Film / General,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Ethnological museums and colle,
  • Ethnological museums and collections,
  • History,
  • Indigenous peoples in motion p,
  • Indigenous peoples in motion pictures,
  • Motion pictures in ethnology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages528
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9573471M
    ISBN 100231116969
    ISBN 109780231116961

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