Material world: a global family portrait

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In an unprecedented effort, sixteen of the world's foremost photographers traveled to thirty nations around the globe to live for a week with families that were statistically average for that nation. At the end of each visit, photographer and family collaborated on a remarkable portrait of the family members outside their home, surrounded by all of their possessions--a few jars and jugs for some, an explosion of electronic gadgetry for others. Vividly portraying the look and feelof the human condition everywhere on Earth, this internationally acclaimed bestseller puts a human face on the issues of population, environment, social justice, and consumption as it illuminates the crucial question facing our species today: Can all six billion of us have all the things we want?
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Full title material world a global family portrait
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subject_facet Economic development -- Cross-cultural studies, Family -- Cross-cultural studies, Family -- Pictorial works, Material culture -- Cross-cultural studies, Material culture -- Pictorial works
title_display Material world : a global family portrait
title_full Material world : a global family portrait / by Peter Menzel ; introduction by Paul Kennedy ; text by Charles C. Mann ; photo editing by Sandra Eisert
title_short Material world :
title_sub a global family portrait
topic_facet Economic development, Family, Material culture