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Picturing Childhood: The Myth of the Child in Popular Imagery

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Whether highly controversial or taken for granted, pictures of children are everywhere, from magazines, newspapers, and advertisements, to greetings cards and the Internet. Using images from a wide variety of sources, Picturing Childhood looks at the endless array of pictures of children designed to entertain, shock, amuse or persuade us to buy. It considers popular imager ...more
Paperback, 192 pages
Published April 3rd 2004 by I. B. Tauris (first published January 1st 2004)
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Don't assign. Great for interesting details, examples, cases (lecture tidbits) but Higgonet's book is a better option for a discussion of changes in visual portrayal of children over time. Higgonet's focus on painting --> commercial illustration --> photography has a more engaging, coherent narrative.

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หนังสือเรือง Picturing Childhood ของ Patricia Holland ใหภาพของวัยเดกตาง ๆ ซึงเสนอผานภาพวาด หรือ ภาพของเดกในเชิงตาง ๆ เชน การคา วัฒนธรรมประชานิยม สำหรับผูทีสนใจเกียวกับเดก ภาพลักษณตาง ๆ ของเดก เราขอแนะนำเลมนี เพราะเรืองนีเลาประเดนไดกวาง ละเอียด และมีภาพประกอบเยอะ เชนเดิม เลมนีเขียนดวยภาษาอังกฤษทังเลมจะ ...more
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