|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Berghahn Books, Incorporated|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $49.95|
| Book Description: |
The disruptive power of montage has often been regarded as a threat to scholarly representations of the social world. This volume asserts the opposite: that the destabilization of commonsense perception is the very precondition for transcending social and cultural categories. The contributors-anthropologists, filmmakers, photographers, and curators-explore the use of montage as a heuristic tool for comparative analysis in anthropological writing, film, and exhibition making....