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Title Uncertain images [electronic resource] : museums and the work of photographs / edited by Elizabeth Edwards, Sigrid Lien.
Published Farnham, Surrey, England : Ashgate, [2014]
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 Electronic Book  AM7 .U49 2014eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xiii, 266 pages)
Content Type text
Format online resource
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Museums and the work of photographs / Elizabeth Edwards and Sigrid Lien -- [1] The affective photograph -- Museums and the emotional afterlife of colonial photography / Wayne Modest -- "I know these streets" : photographs, affective environments, and the display of conflict in Northern Ireland / Shawn M. Reming Jrá -- [2] Curatorial strategies 1 : working images -- Photography and the crisis of ethnographic display / Hilde Nielssen -- Negative space : tracing absent images in the National Museums Scotland's collections / Chantal Knowles -- [3] Curatorial strategies 2 : photographic art works -- The aesthetics of the bear hunt : contemporary photography in the ecology of a Sami museum / Sigrid Lien -- Haunted topographies : landscape photography as an act of remembrance in the Neues Museum, Berlin / Tonje Haugland Sorensen -- [4] Curatorial strategies 3 : contested stories -- The story of the Netherlands-Indies : the use of photographs in the Centre of Indies Remembrance / Pamela Pattynama -- Heroic stories or indigenous perspectives? Polar-expedition photographs in Norwegian museum exhibitions / Lena Aarekol -- [5] Working in the real world -- Curating "a good type" : Japanese "art" photographs in an anthropological archive / David Odo -- Military matters : approaches to the photographic collection of the Dutch Army Museum / Casper van Bruggen -- Looking at culture : visualizing anthropology at a university museum / Ira Jacknis -- [6] Digital environments and photograph collections -- Digital dilemmas : the impact of digital tools on photograph collections / Kajsa Hartig -- Observations from the interface : photography, ethnography, and digital projects at the Pitt Rivers Museum / Chris Morton.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Museums and photography.
Photograph collections.
Photographs -- Social aspects.
Photography -- Social aspects.
Museums -- Social aspects.
Related Names Edwards, Elizabeth, 1952- author.
Lien, Sigrid, 1958- author.
Related To Print version: Uncertain images :. . 9781409464891 140946489X (DLC) 2014012573
ISBN 9781409464907 (electronic bk.)
1409464903 (electronic bk.)
9781409464891 (hardback : alkaline paper)
140946489X (hardback : alkaline paper)