The Resource Do museums still need objects?, Steven Conn

Do museums still need objects?, Steven Conn

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Do museums still need objects?
Title
Do museums still need objects?
Statement of responsibility
Steven Conn
Creator
Subject
Genre
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
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Conn, Steven
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
AM11
LC item number
.C63 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The arts and intellectual life in modern America
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Museums
  • Museum exhibits
  • Museums
  • Cultural property
  • Art objects
  • Museums
  • Museums
  • Museum
  • Soziale Funktion
  • Museum
  • Soziale Funktion
  • Art objects
  • Cultural property
  • Museum exhibits
  • Museums
  • Museums
  • Museums
  • Museums
  • Museum
  • Kulturerbe
  • Wissensvermittlung
  • USA
  • USA
  • United States
  • USA
  • USA
Label
Do museums still need objects?, Steven Conn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
262 p.
Isbn
9780812221558
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009012615
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317623331
  • (OCoLC)ocn317623331
Label
Do museums still need objects?, Steven Conn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
262 p.
Isbn
9780812221558
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009012615
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)317623331
  • (OCoLC)ocn317623331

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