Material World

Author: Peter Menzel
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780871564306
Size: 72.28 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 5668
Download Read Online
Photographs show the homes and possessions of average families in thirty countries around the world and document each family's lifestyle

Women In The Material World

Author: Faith D'Aluisio
Publisher: Counterpoint LLC
ISBN: 9780871569844
Size: 66.50 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 6377
Download Read Online
Photographs, first-person chronicles, and statistics reflect the status of women around the world, offering a portrait of the lives, feelings, and beliefs of women from many cultures "If culture were to reflect what is really important ...

Hungry Planet

Author: Faith d' Aluisio
Publisher: Random House Digital, Inc.
ISBN: 9781580088695
Size: 71.26 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 5701
Download Read Online
Provides an overview of what families around the world eat by featuring portraits of thirty families from twenty-four countries with a week's supply of food.

Man Eating Bugs

Author: Peter Menzel
Publisher: Springer Science & Business
ISBN: 9781580080224
Size: 77.88 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 2107
Download Read Online
Explores the consumption of spiders, crickets, grubs, scorpions, and dragonflies in thirteen different countries, including Australia, Japan, China, Venezuela, and the United States

Family Frames

Author: Marianne Hirsch
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674292659
Size: 30.96 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 4334
Download Read Online
More recently, the United Nations Population Fund sponsored Material World: A
Global Family Portrait, edited by Peter Menzel, featuring a series of images of
families from around the world depicted with all of their material possessions
spread out all around them.23 The book's inside cover reproduces currency bills
from many countries signaling that the global family is differentiated economically
and that, indeed, money will shape the images and their content. The text
reproduces ...

Material World Curriculum Guide

Publisher: Social Studies
ISBN: 156004294X
Size: 29.13 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 4866
Download Read Online
Material World A Global Family Portrait Curriculum Guide Based on the book
Material World: A Global Family Portrait by Peter Menzel Betsy Hedberg, Writer
Kerry Gordonson, Editor Dr. Aaron Willis, Project Coordinator Justin Coffey,
Editorial Assistant Christina Trejo, Editorial Assistant Social Studies School
Service 10200 Jefferson Blvd., P.O. Box 802 Culver City, CA 90232 http:// ...

Robo Sapiens

Author: Peter Menzel
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 9780262632454
Size: 28.17 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 1946
Download Read Online
Information about intelligent robots and their makers, including photographis, interviews, behind-the-scenes information and technical date about machines that is easy to understand.

Telling Stories With Photo Essays

Author: Susan Conklin Thompson
Publisher: Corwin Press
ISBN: 1412964598
Size: 57.17 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 2721
Download Read Online
Peter Menzel's Material World: A Global Family Portrait (1994) isan absolutely
beautiful book that comprises photographs of families from different locations in
the world. It is another good example of a book that contains photo essays but
includes more text on some pages than we might expect to find in a photo essay
book. Material World: A Global Family Portrait tells the stories of families through
photographs of the material objects that have been moved from inside their
homes into ...