The Resource Museum revolutions : how museums change and are changed, edited by Sheila Watson, Suzanne MacLeod and Simon Knell

Museum revolutions : how museums change and are changed, edited by Sheila Watson, Suzanne MacLeod and Simon Knell

Museum revolutions : how museums change and are changed
Museum revolutions
Title remainder
how museums change and are changed
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edited by Sheila Watson, Suzanne MacLeod and Simon Knell
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.K56 2007
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non fiction
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Museum revolutions : how museums change and are changed, edited by Sheila Watson, Suzanne MacLeod and Simon Knell
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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1. Establishing the paradigmatic museum : Georges Cuvier's cabinet d'anatomie compared in Paris / Philippe Taquet -- 2. William Bullock : inventing a visual language of objects / Susan Pearce -- 3. Museums, fossils and the cultural revolution of science : mapping change in the politics of knowledge in early nineteenth-century Britain / Simon J. Knell -- 4. Establishing the manifesto : art histories in the nineteenth-century museum / Christopher Whitehead -- 5. Economic logic versus enlightenment rationality : evolution of the museum-zoo-garden complex and the modern Indian city, 1843-1900 / Savithri Preetha Nair -- 6. Occupying the architecture of the gallery : spatial, social and professional change at the Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, 1877-1933 / Suzanne MacLeod -- 7. Modernity and identity : the National Museum of Iran / Ali Mozaffari -- 8. Science centres : a museums studies approach to their development and possible future direction / Richard Toon -- 9. Before 'Te Maori' : a revolution deconstructed / Conal McCarthy -- 10. Museums, social responsibility and the future we desire / Robert R. Janes -- 11. Making Pakeha histories in New Zealand museums : community and identity in the post-war period / Bronwyn Labrum -- 12. History museums, community identities and a sense of place : rewriting histories / Sheila Watson -- 13. Museums and the shaping of cultural identities : visitors' recollections in local museums in Taiwan / Chia-Li Chen -- 14. Political and social influences affecting the sense of place in municipal museums in Portugal / Marta Anico and Elsa Peralta -- 15. Ecomuseums and sustainability in Italy, Japan and China : concept adaptation through implementation / Peter Davis -- 16. Maori, museums and the Treaty of Waitangi : the changing politics of representation and control / David Butts -- 17. Cultural entrepreneurs, sacred objects and the living museums of Africa / Evelyne Tegomoh -- 18. Charting the boundaries : indigenous models and parallel practices in the development of the post-museum / Moira C. Simpson -- 19. Where to from here? : repatriation of indigenous human remains and 'The Museum' / Michael Pickering -- 20. Beyond nostalgia : the role of affect in generating historical understanding at heritage sites / Kate Gregory and Andrea Witcomb -- 21. Visitors and learning : adult museum visitors' learning identities / Lynda Kelly -- 22. Museums - drama, ritual and power / Jem Fraser -- 23. Critical museum pedagogy and exhibition development : a conceptual first step / Margaret A. Lindauer -- 24. Learning at the museum frontiers : democracy, identity and difference / Viv Golding -- 25. Moral lessons and reforming agendas : history museums, science museums, contentious topics and contemporary societies / Fiona Cameron -- 26. 'Who knows the fate of his bones?' Rethinking the body on display : object, art or human remains? / Mary M. Brooks and Claire Rumsey -- 27. From the document to the monument : museums and the philosophy of history / Beth Lord -- 28. Education, postmodernity and the museum / Eilean Hooper-Greenhill
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xxvi, 385 p.
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