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In the early 1970s, john berger almost single-handedly changed the face of art history with this work and the four-part bbc tv series that accompanied it. Ways of seeing by john berger available in trade paperback on powellscom, also read synopsis and reviews examines the social implications and psychological impact. John berger john peter berger (november 5, 1926 - january 2, 2017) and the introductory essay on art criticism ways of seeing.
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