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Vivian Maier
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: John Maloof
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-28 - Publisher: HarperCollins

The definitive monograph of American photographer Vivian Maier, exploring the full range and brilliance of her work and the mystery of her life, written and edited by noted photography curator and writer Marvin Heiferman; featuring 250 black-and-white images, color work, and other materials never seen before; and a foreword by
Street Photographer
Language: en
Pages: 123
Authors: Vivian Maier, Allan Sekula
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: powerHouse Books

Pays homage to the late amateur photographer with photographs taken in Chicago and New York after World War II, which portray urban life and feature subjects such as the elderly, African Americans, historical buildings, and the homeless.
Vivian Maier
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Pamela Bannos
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-19 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Many know her as the reclusive Chicago nanny who wandered the city for decades, constantly snapping photographs, which were unseen until they were discovered in a seemingly abandoned storage locker. When the news broke that Maier had recently died and had no surviving relatives, Maier shot to stardom almost overnight.
The Dialectic of Digital Culture
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: David Arditi, Jennifer Miller
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-01 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This edited collection analyzes dialectically the role of digital technology in contemporary society. The contributors identify the cultural logics and oppressive forces reproduced in the digital era and challenge celebratory readings of digital technology.
Psychobiographical Illustrations on Meaning and Identity in Sociocultural Contexts
Language: en
Pages: 366
Authors: Claude-Hélène Mayer, Paul, J.P. Fouché, Roelf Van Niekerk
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-01-01 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book explores psychobiography with focus on meaning making and identity development in the life and works of extraordinary individuals. Meaning-making and identity development are existential constructs influencing psychological development, mental health and wellbeing across the lifecourse. The chapters illustrate through the eyes of 25 international psychobiographers various theoretical and