How to see the world : an introduction to images, from self-portraits to selfies, maps to movies, and more

Mirzoeff, Nicholas (2016) How to see the world : an introduction to images, from self-portraits to selfies, maps to movies, and more. Basic Books, New York, US. ISBN 9780465096008, e-ISBN 9780465096015. [Book]

Abstract

Every two minutes, Americans alone take more photographs than were printed in the entire nineteenth century; every minute, people from around the world upload over 300 hours of video to YouTube; and in 2014, we took over one trillion photographs. From the funny memes that we send to our friends to the disturbing photographs we see in the news, we are consuming and producing images in quantities and ways that could never have been anticipated. In the process, we are producing a new worldview powered by changing demographics — one where the majority of people are young, urban, and globally connected. [...]

Item Type: Book
Research Areas: A. > School of Art and Design
Item ID: 30979
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Date Deposited: 15 Sep 2020 13:27
Last Modified: 28 Oct 2020 02:09
URI: https://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/30979

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