A companion to museum studies

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Full title: A companion to museum studies / edited by Sharon Macdonald.
Other authors: Macdonald, Sharon, (Editor)
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • Expanding museum studies :
  • an introduction /
  • Sharon Macdonald
  • Cultural theory and museum studies /
  • Rhiannon Mason
  • Sociology and the social aspects of museums /
  • Gordon Fyfe
  • Art history and museology :
  • rendering the visible legible /
  • Donald Preziosi
  • Museums and anthropologies :
  • practices and narratives /
  • Anthony Alan Shelton
  • Collecting practices /
  • Sharon Macdonald
  • The conundrum of ephemerality :
  • time, memory, and museums /
  • Susan A. Crane
  • The origins of the public museum /
  • Jeffrey Abt
  • World fairs and museums /
  • Robert W. Rydell
  • Making and remaking national identities /
  • Flora Edouwaye S. Kaplan
  • Museums and community /
  • Elizabeth Crooke
  • Re-staging histories and identities /
  • Rosmarie Beier-de Haan
  • Heritage /
  • Steven Hoelscher
  • Museum architecture :
  • a brief history /
  • Michaela Giebelhausen
  • Insight versus entertainment :
  • untimely meditations on the architecture of twentieth-century art museums /
  • Vittorio Magnago Lampugnani
  • Civic seeing :
  • museums and the organization of vision /
  • Tony Bennett
  • Space syntax :
  • the language of museum space /
  • Bill Hillier,
  • Kali Tzortzi
  • New media /
  • Michelle Henning
  • Living in a learning society :
  • museums and free-choice learning /
  • John H. Falk,
  • Lynn D. Dierking,
  • Marianna Adams
  • Museum education /
  • George E. Hein
  • Interactivity :
  • thinking beyond /
  • Andrea Witcomb
  • Studying visitors /
  • Eilean Hooper-Greenhill
  • Globalization :
  • incorporating the museum /
  • Mark W. Rectanus
  • Cultural economics /
  • Bruno S. Frey,
  • Stephan Meier
  • The museum profession /
  • Patrick J. Boylan
  • Museum ethics /
  • Tristram Besterman
  • Museum practice :
  • legal issues /
  • Patty Gerstenblith
  • Non-western models of museums and curation in cross-cultural perspective /
  • Christina Kreps
  • Incivilities in civil( -ized) places :
  • culture wars in comparative perspective /
  • Steven C. Dubin
  • Science museums and the culture wars /
  • Steven Conn
  • Postmodern restructurings /
  • Nick Prior
  • Exposing the public /
  • Mieke Bal
  • The future of the museum /
  • Charles Saumarez Smith.