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Harvard Historical Studies 171

Advertising Empire

Race and Visual Culture in Imperial Germany

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$66.50 • £53.95 • €60.00

ISBN 9780674050068

Publication Date: 01/03/2011

Short

462 pages

6-3/8 x 9-1/4 inches

29 color illustrations, 106 halftones

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  • List of Illustrations
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • 1. Exotic Panoramas and Local Color: Commercial Exhibitions and Colonial Expositions
  • 2. Impressions of Others: Allegorical Clichés, Panoptic Arrays, and Popular Savagery
  • 3. Masters of the Modern Exotic
  • 4. Packaged Exoticism and Colonial Rule: Commercial Visuality at the Fin de Siècle
  • 5. Featuring Race: Patterns of Racialization before 1900
  • 6. Racial Imperium
  • Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Index

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