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Author Sherman, Daniel J.
Title French primitivism and the ends of empire, 1945--1975 / Daniel J. Sherman.
Published Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2011.
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 Floor3  N6848.5.P7 S54 2011    IN LIBRARY
Description xii, 284 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Note Includes index.
Contents Introduction: Circa 1967 -- Peoples ethnographic: the colonial inheritance of French -- Ethnography -- Primitive accumulation: refashioning the colonial -- Totemic artists: Gaston Chiassac, Jean Dubuffet, and the problem of categories -- Trouble in paradise: tourism and the myth of preservation in French Polynesia.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Primitivism in art -- France.
France -- Civilization -- 20th century.
France -- Colonies -- Africa -- Civilization -- 20th century.
ISBN 0226752690 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780226752693 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC number 688559458