The Resource Do museums still need objects?, Steven Conn, (electronic resource)

Do museums still need objects?, Steven Conn, (electronic resource)

Label
Do museums still need objects?
Title
Do museums still need objects?
Statement of responsibility
Steven Conn
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Conn ranges across a wide variety of museum types--from art and anthropology to science and commercial museums--asking questions about the relationship between museums and knowledge, about the connection between culture and politics, about the role of museums in representing non-Western societies, and about public institutions and the changing nature of their constituencies
Member of
Cataloging source
CN8ML
Dewey number
069.0973/0904
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
AM11
LC item number
.C63 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Do museums still need objects?, Steven Conn, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
OldControl:muse9780812201659
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Thinking about museums -- Do museums still need objects? -- Whose objects? Whose culture? The contexts of repatriation -- Where is the East? -- Where have all the grown-ups gone? -- The birth and the death of a museum -- Museums, public space, and civic identity
Control code
ocn794700592
Extent
1 online resource (262 pages :)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812201659
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32247382
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)794700592
  • jstor0812201655

Library Locations

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