The Resource The thing about museums : objects and experience, representation and contestation : essays in honour of professor Susan M. Pearce, edited by Sandra Dudley [and others]

The thing about museums : objects and experience, representation and contestation : essays in honour of professor Susan M. Pearce, edited by Sandra Dudley [and others]

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The thing about museums : objects and experience, representation and contestation : essays in honour of professor Susan M. Pearce
Title
The thing about museums
Title remainder
objects and experience, representation and contestation : essays in honour of professor Susan M. Pearce
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sandra Dudley [and others]
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
069/.5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
AM151
LC item number
.T55 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The thing about museums : objects and experience, representation and contestation : essays in honour of professor Susan M. Pearce, edited by Sandra Dudley [and others]
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1. Introduction: museums and things / Sandra Dudley -- pt. I Objects and their creation in the museum -- Introduction / Jennifer Walklate -- 2. Romancing the stones: earth science objects as material culture / Hannah-Lee Chalk -- 3. What do we know about what we know? The museum règister' as museum object / Geoffrey N. Swinney -- 4. Emblematic museum objects of national significance: in search of their multiple meanings and values / Despina Kalessopoulou -- 5. Musealisation processes in the realm of art / Maria Lucia De Niemeyer Matheus Loureiro -- 6. Photography -- museum: on posing, imageness and the punctum / Klaus Wehner -- pt. II Visitors' engagements with museum objects -- Introduction / Jennifer Binnie -- 7. Things and theories: the unstable presence of exhibited objects / Chris Dorsett
  • 15. Spectacle and archive in two contemporary art museums in Spain / Roger Sansi -- 16. Playing dress-up: inhabiting imagined spaces through museum objects / Julia Petrov -- 17. Material object and immaterial collector: is there room for the collector-donor discourse in the museal space? / Caroline Bergeron -- 18. Exhibiting absence in the museum / Helen Rees Leahy -- 19. Arctic rèlics': the construction of history, memory and narratives at the National Maritime Museum / Claire Warrior -- pt. IV Objects and difficult subjects -- Introduction / Julia Petrov -- 20. Challenged pasts and the museum: the case of Ghanaian kente / Malika Kraamer -- 21. Standardising difference: the materiality of ethnic minorities in the museums of the People's Republic of China / Marzia Varutti -- 22. Displaying the Communist Other: perspectives on the exhibition and interpretation of Communist visual culture / Amy Jane Barnes -- 23. Reconsidering images: using the Farm Security Administration photographs as objects in history exhibitions / Meighen S. Katz -- 24.(Im)material practices in museums / Alice Semedo -- 25. Heritage as pharmakon and the Muses as deconstruction: problematising curative museologies and heritage healing / Beverley Butler
  • 8. Inexperienced museum visitors and how they negotiate contemporary art: a comparative study of two visitor-driven visual art presentations / Marijke Van Eeckhaut -- 9. Illuminating narratives: period rooms and tableaux vivants / Michael Katzherg -- 10. Magic objects/modern objects: heroes' house museums / Linda Young -- 11.Dò not touch': a discussion on the problems of a limited sensory experience with objects in a gallery or museum context / Helen Saunderson -- 12. Living objects: a theory of museological objecthood / Wing Yan Vivian Ting -- 13. The poetic triangle of objects, people and writing creatively: using museum collections to inspire linguistic creativity and poetic understanding / Mark Goodwin -- 14. Location and intervention: visual practice enabling a synchronic view of artefacts and sites / Shirley Chubb -- pt. III The uses of objects in museum, representations -- Introduction / Amy Jane Barnes
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ocn782916605
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 396 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203803523
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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not applicable
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.b35365882
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unknown
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Specific material designation
remote
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  • (OCoLC)782916605
  • pebco0203803523

Library Locations

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