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Author Schapera, Isaac, 1905-2003.

Title Picturing a colonial past : the African photographs of Isaac Schapera / John L. Comaroff, Jean Comaroff, & Deborah James, editor.

Published Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2007.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  305.89639775 SCHA    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 224 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Isaac Schapera, two portraits of the ethnographer -- Letter from Chief Linchwe II of the Kgatla -- Introduction : the portraits of an ethnographer as a young man / Jean Comaroff and John Comaroff -- Isaac Schapera (1905-2003) : his life and times / Adam Kuper -- The Bakgatla Bagakgafela : preliminary report of field investigations, 1933 / Isaac Schapera -- African images : the photographs of Isaac Schapera in Bechuanaland and elsewhere, 1929-1940.
Other author Comaroff, John L., 1945-
Comaroff, Jean.
James, Deborah, Dr.
Subject Ethnology -- Africa -- Pictorial works.
Africa -- Social life and customs -- Pictorial works.
Africa -- History -- Pictorial works.
Variant Title African photographs of Isaac Schapera.
ISBN 9780226114118 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226114112 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780226114125 (paperback: alk. paper)
0226114120 (paperback: alk. paper)