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Unformatted text preview: amongst those who lack the ability to distinguish between a Geisha and a prostitute. Given that these visual representations not only shape public perception of Asian women, but also impact on individual subjective experiences, peoples minds are easily morphed to believing what society claims to be true. Visual images of the Geisha reveal the diversity of the Asian women population, hence effectively invalidating and censuring the ignorant judgements that pervade the society with deception and prejudice....
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This note was uploaded on 02/19/2009 for the course HISTORY 35 taught by Professor Levine,g during the Fall '08 term at University of California, Berkeley.
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