Screening culture constructing image and identity /c edited by Heather Norris Nicholson.

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Published by Lexington Books in Lanham, Md .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Indigenous peoples in motion pictures

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-260) and index.

Book details

ContributionsNicholson, Heather Norris, 1957-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.I49 S38 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvi, 297 p. :
Number of Pages297
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3556656M
ISBN 100739105213
LC Control Number2002014372

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