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Heritage, museums and galleries : an introductory reader

Heritage, museums and galleries : an introductory reader

Author: Gerard Corsane
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
This reader provides a starting point and introductory resource for anyone wishing to engage with certain key issues relating to the heritage, museums and galleries sector.
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Genre/Form: Ressources Internet
Livres numériques
Additional Physical Format: Version imprimée :
Heritage, museums and galleries.
London ; New York : Routledge, 2005
(DLC) 2004012159
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gerard Corsane
ISBN: 0203326350 9780203326350 9781134439645 1134439644
OCLC Number: 1004139845
Description: 1 ressource en ligne (xiv, 392 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Issues in heritage, museums and galleries : a brief introduction / Gerard Corsane --
The debate on heritage reviewed / Robert Lumley --
The uses and abuses of heritage / Brian Graham, Gregory John Ashworth and John E. Tunbridge --
Ideas of museums in the 1990s / Julia D. Harrison --
The informed muse : the implications of 'the new museology' for museum practice --
Deirdre C. Stam --
A blurring of the boundaries / Elaine Heumann Gurian --
The art museum as ritual / Carol Duncan --
Visiting with suspicion : recent perspectives on art and art galleries / Chris Whitehead --
The reburial issue in the twenty-first century / Jane Hubert and Cressida Fforde --
Illicit antiquities : the theft of culture / Neil Brodie. Heritage management in Southern Africa : local, national and international discourse / Webber Ndoro and Gilbert Pwiti --
The search for legitimacy : museums in Aotearoa, New Zealand : a Maori viewpoint / Arapata T. Hakiwai --
Multiculturalism and museums : discourse about others in the age of globalization / Jan Nederveen Pieterse --
Museums and the re-shaping of memory / Patricia Davison --
Tolerance, trust and the meaning of 'sensation' / Robert R. MacDonald --
Museums, galleries and heritage : sites of meaning-making and communication / Rhiannon Mason --
Presenting the past : a framework for discussion / Peter Stone --
Understanding the social impact of museums, galleries and heritage through the concept of capital / Andrew Newman --
Heritage : a key sector in the 'new' tourism / Richard Prentice --
The politics of heritage tourism development : emerging issues for the new millennium / Linda K. Richter --
A people's story : heritage, identity and authenticity / Sharon Macdonald --
The Southeast Asian 'living museum' and its antecedents / Michael Hitchcock, Nick Stanley and King Chung Siu --
Repackaging the past for South African tourism / Leslie Witz, Ciraj Rassool and Gary Minkley --
'Social exclusion zone' and 'the feel good factor' / Andrew Newman --
Learning community : lessons in co-creating the civic museum / David Thelen --
Building a community-based identity at Anacostia Museum / Portia James --
Community museums : the Australian experience / Phillip Gordon --
Places, 'cultural cornerstones' and the ecomuseum / Peter Davis.
Responsibility: edited by Gerard Corsane.


Bringing the reader the very best of modern scholarship from the heritage community, this comprehensive reader explores the many diverse issues that have been identified and foregrounded in the field  Read more...


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