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Author Sherman, Daniel J

Title French primitivism and the ends of empire, 1945--1975 / Daniel J. Sherman

Publ Info Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2011
Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2011
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 RWU Main Library  N6848.5.P7 S54 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript 284 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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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
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
LC subject Primitivism in art -- France
France -- Civilization -- 20th century
France -- Colonies -- Africa -- Civilization -- 20th century
ISBN 9780226752693 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226752690 (cloth : alk. paper)