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Women in the material world

by Faith D"Aluisio

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Sierra Club Books in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Economic conditions -- Cross-cultural studies,
  • Women -- Social conditions -- Cross-cultural studies,
  • Material culture -- Cross-cultural studies,
  • Women -- Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Faith D"Aluisio and Peter Menzel.
    ContributionsMenzel, Peter, 1948-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ1381 .D35 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination256 p. :
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1015250M
    ISBN 100871563983
    LC Control Number96067640

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Under the direction of Faith D’Aluisio and Peter Menzel, a team of renowned women journalists traveled the world to take a close /5(23). Women in the Material World.

nder the direction of former television producer Faith D'Aluisio, a team of female photojournalists and interviewers was formed to take a closer look at the lives of women on the eve of the 21st century/5. A companion to the groundbreaking bestseller Material World: A Global Family Portrait, this remarkable volume portrays the striking similarities and profound differences in the lives of women around the world at the dawn of the twenty-first century.

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A striking pictorial of families, their dwellings, and their material possessions from China, India, Japan, Mali, and the United States reveals dramatic differences in wealth and lifestyle. A testament to the indomitable power of the human spirit, Women in the Material World portrays the striking similarities and profound differences in women's lives on the eve of the twenty-first century.

A Malian family composed of a husband, his two wives, and their children rests before a few cooking and washing implements in golden afternoon light. Material World is a lesson in economics and geography, reminding us of the world's inequities, but Cited by: Editor Peter Menzel explains the project best in the foreword: "Madonna, the ultimate Material Girl, came out with her Sex book The world needed a reality check." Indeed, the book is from and the snapshots capture 30 families and their countries in history.

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If reading this book isn't enough for you, the project also produced a multimedia CD-ROM with added features and a series of children's books with more photographs and information for children about each family. An even more moving sequel called "Women of the Material World" is also available and highly recommended/5().

A sequel to the authors' successful, "Material World: A Global Family Portrait," which interviewed 30 "statistically average" families from around the world and photographed them surrounded by all their worldly goods, "Women In The Material World," by Faith D'Aluisio and Peter Menzel, revisits 21 women from these interviews conducted by women 5/5(5).

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Each woman in this program shares her feelings on family, children, money, love, sex, marriage, and other topics. Faith D'Aluisio, a former TV news producer, and Peter Menzel, author of Material World: A Global Family Portrait, have created a truly stunning program that puts a human face on international issues and gives a voice to the half of humanity that often remains.

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