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Museums and the Making of "ourselves": The Role of Objects in National Identity

Flora E. S. Kaplan, Flora S. Kaplan - 1996 - Culture - Snippet view
This volume chronicles the ways in which museum collections have played important roles in creating national identity and in promoting national agendas.
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Museum Materialities: Objects, Engagements, Interpretations

Sandra H. Dudley - 2010 - History - No preview available
This is an innovative interdisciplinary book about objects and people within museums and galleries. It addresses fundamental issues of human sensory, emotional and aesthetic experience of objects. The chapters explore ways and contexts in which ...
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Museum Objects: Experiencing the Properties of Things

Sandra H. Dudley - 2012 - Social Science - Limited preview
Museum Objects provides a set of readings that together create a distinctive emphasis and perspective on the objects which lie at the heart of interpretive practice in museums, material culture studies and everyday life. This reader brings ...
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Museum Culture: Histories, Discourses, Spectacles

Daniel J. Sherman - 1994 - Business & Economics - No preview available
Museums display much more than artifacts; Museum Culture makes us on a tour through the complex of ideas, values and symbols that pervade and shape the practice of exhibiting today. Bringing together a broad range of perspectives from history ...
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Learning from Museums: Visitor Experiences and the Making of Meaning

John Howard Falk, Lynn Diane Dierking - 2000 - Business & Economics - Limited preview
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Museums in a Digital Age

Ross Parry - 2010 - Business & Economics - No preview available
The influence of digital media on the cultural heritage sector has been pervasive and profound. Today museums are reliant on new technology to manage their collections. They collect digital as well as material things. New media is embedded within ...
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Digital Technologies and the Museum Experience: Handheld Guides and Other Media

Loc Tallon - 2008 - Business & Economics - No preview available
The biggest trend in museum exhibit design today is the creative incorporation of technology. Digital Technologies and the Museum Experience: Handheld Guides and Other Media explores the potential of mobile technologies (cell phones, digital ...
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Dialogism: Bakhtin and His World

Michael Holquist - 2002 - Literary Criticism - Limited preview
Michael Holquist's masterly study draws on all of Bakhtin's known writings, providing a comprehensive account of his achievement. This edition includes a new introduction, concluding chapter and a fully updated bibliography.Mikhail Bakhtin's ...
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