The Resource The New museology, edited by Peter Vergo

The New museology, edited by Peter Vergo

Label
The New museology
Title
The New museology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter Vergo
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
With essays by Charles Saumarez Smith, Ludmilla Jordanova, Paul Greenhalgh, Colin Sorensen, Nick Merriman, Stephen Bann, Philip Wright, Norman Palmer and Peter Vergo. "A lively and controversial symposium ... thought-provoking"--The Sunday Times (Paperbacks of the Year, 1989)"The essays are all distinguished by their topicality and lucidity."--Museum News"A welcome addition to the library of Museology"--Art Monthly"The New Museology is essential reading for all those seeking to understand the current debate in museum ideologies."--International Journal of Museum Management and Scholarship
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
AM7
LC item number
.N48 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Vergo, Peter
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Museums
  • Museums
  • Museum techniques
  • Museums
  • Musées
  • Musées
  • Muséologie
  • Musées
  • Musées
  • Muséologie
  • Museum techniques
  • Museums
  • Museums
  • Museumskunde
  • Museumkunde
  • Museologia
  • Muséologie
  • Musées
  • Musées
  • Museumskunde
  • Aufsatzsammlung
Label
The New museology, edited by Peter Vergo
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Critical views"--Jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-224) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Museums, artefacts, and meanings / Charles Saumarez Smith -- Objects of knowledge : a historical perspective on museums / Ludmilla Jordanova -- The reticent object / Peter Vergo -- Theme parks and time machines / Colin Sorensen -- Education, entertainment and politics : lessons from the great international exhibitions / Paul Greenhalgh -- On living in a new country / Stephen Bann -- The quality of visitors' experiences in art museums / Philip Wright -- Museum visiting as a cultural phenomenon / Nick Merriman -- Museums and cultural property / Norman Palmer
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 230 pages
Isbn
9780948462030
Lccn
90115908
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
002512537
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)21874494
Label
The New museology, edited by Peter Vergo
Publication
Note
"Critical views"--Jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-224) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Museums, artefacts, and meanings / Charles Saumarez Smith -- Objects of knowledge : a historical perspective on museums / Ludmilla Jordanova -- The reticent object / Peter Vergo -- Theme parks and time machines / Colin Sorensen -- Education, entertainment and politics : lessons from the great international exhibitions / Paul Greenhalgh -- On living in a new country / Stephen Bann -- The quality of visitors' experiences in art museums / Philip Wright -- Museum visiting as a cultural phenomenon / Nick Merriman -- Museums and cultural property / Norman Palmer
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 230 pages
Isbn
9780948462030
Lccn
90115908
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
002512537
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)21874494

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