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  1. Learning in the Museum

    By George E. Hein

    Series: Museum Meanings

    Learning in the Museum examines major issues and shows how research in visitor studies and the philosophy of education can be applied to facilitate a meaningful educational experience in museums. Hein combines a brief history of education in public museums, with a rigorous examination of how the...

    Published March 11th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Digital Collections

    By Suzanne Keene

    Suzanne Keene's pioneering book shows how museums and other cultural organizations fit into the new world of information and electronic communications and, most importantly, how they can take advantage of what it has to offer. By using new technology museums can build knowledge bases around...

    Published February 19th 1998 by Routledge

  3. Industrial Archaeology

    Principles and Practice

    By Peter Neaverson, Marilyn Palmer

    Industrial Archaeology uses the techniques of mainstream archaeological excavation, analysis and interpretation to present an enlightening picture of industrial society. Technology and heritage have, until recently, been the focal points of study in industrialization. Industrial Archaeology sets...

    Published February 18th 1998 by Routledge

  4. Hands-On Exhibitions

    Managing Interactive Museums and Science Centres

    By Tim Caulton

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    The development of interactive displays has transformed the traditional museum world in the last decade. Visitors are no longer satisfied by simply gazing at worthy displays in glass cases - they expect to have hands-on experience of the objects and be actively involved with the exhibits, learning...

    Published February 11th 1998 by Routledge

  5. The Politics of Display

    Museums, Science, Culture

    Edited by Sharon Macdonald

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    The assumption that museum exhibitions, particularly those concerned with science and technology, are somehow neutral and impartial is today being challenged both in the public arena and in the academy. The Politics of Display brings together studies of contemporary and historical exhibitions and...

    Published December 24th 1997 by Routledge

  6. Textile Conservator's Manual

    2nd Edition

    By Sheila Landi

    This second edition of 'Textile Conservator's Manual', now revised and available in paperback, provides an in-depth review of the current practice, ethics and materials used in textile conservation. Concentrating on decorative art objects from the major cultures, the book gives practical...

    Published December 19th 1997 by Routledge

  7. Colonialism and the Object

    Empire, Material Culture and the Museum

    Edited by Tim Barringer, Tom Flynn

    Series: Museum Meanings

    Drawing together an international group of scholars from a variety of disciplinary and cultural backgrounds, Colonialism and the Object explores the impact of colonial contact with other cultures on the material culture of both the colonized and the imperial nation. The book includes intensive...

    Published December 17th 1997 by Routledge

  8. Museum Ethics

    Theory and Practice

    Edited by Gary Edson

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    A number of developments in the museum movement during the last few years have forced museums to give greater attention to ethical issues. Members of a profession are increasingly regarded constituting an ethical community. Every person with such a community must have a sense of personal obligation...

    Published May 7th 1997 by Routledge

  9. Managing Museums and Galleries

    By Michael Fopp

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    The current economic climate, coupled with an all embracing desire for museums to be respondent to 'the market' make a proper grounding in management essential. The 'bottom line' is one of the most powerful measures of management performance. Museums and galleries invariably have a neutral bottom...

    Published March 26th 1997 by Routledge

  10. Marketing the Museum

    By Fiona Mclean

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    Marketing the Museum is the ideal guide to the ways in which museums can overcome the numerous hurdles on the route to truly achieving a marketing orientation. The history of the museum is one of shifting purposes and changing ideals and this volume asks if it is possible to define the 'product'...

    Published December 25th 1996 by Routledge