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  1. 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 26th 1996 by Routledge

  2. Handbook for Museums

    By David Dean, Gary Edson

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    Handbook for Museums provides basic information for people working in the museum world. Formed around a commitment to professionalism in museum practice, the sections provide basic information on management, security, conservation and education, and include technical notes and international reading...

    Published November 28th 1996 by Routledge

  3. Museum Exhibition

    Theory and Practice

    By David Dean

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    Museum Exhibition is the only textbook of its kind to consider exhibition development using both theory and practice in an integrated approach. This comprehensive study covers care of exhibits, writing accompanying text, using new technology, exhibition evaluation, administration and content for a...

    Published November 14th 1996 by Routledge

  4. Museums: A Place to Work

    Planning Museum Careers

    Edited by Jane R. Glaser, Artemis A. Zenetou

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    Surveying over thirty different positions in the museum profession, this is the essential guide for anyone considering entering the field, or a career change within it. From exhibition designer to shop manager, this comprehensive survey views the latest trends in museum work and the...

    Published May 30th 1996 by Routledge

  5. The Development of Costume

    By Naomi Tarrant

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    Clothing is the outward and visible sign of taste, discrimination, social attitude and status. In every culture, men and women pay enormous attention to the minutiae of dress and appearance. This authoritative study looks at both the social and physical aspects of clothes. It traces the history and...

    Published May 2nd 1996 by Routledge

  6. Futurenatural

    Nature, Science, Culture

    Edited by Jon Bird, Barry Curtis, Melinda Mash, Tim Putnam, George Robertson, Lisa Tickner

    Series: FUTURES: New Perspectives for Cultural Analysis

    We are living in an age when 'nature' seems to be on the brink of extinction yet, at the same time, 'nature' is becoming increasingly ubiquitous and unstable as a category for representation and debate.Futurenatural brings together leading theorists of culture and science to discuss the concept of...

    Published March 21st 1996 by Routledge

  7. Thinking About Exhibitions

    By Bruce W. Ferguson, Reesa Greenberg, Sandy Nairne

    An anthology of writings on exhibition practice from artists, critics, curators and art historians plus artist-curators. It addresses the contradictions posed by museum and gallery sited exhibitions, as well as investigating the challenge of staging art presentations, displays or performances, in...

    Published March 7th 1996 by Routledge

  8. International Directory of Museum Training

    Programs and practices of the museum profession

    By Gary Edson

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    Choosing the right museum training course may be one of the most important decisions a person makes in their career. Whether you are already working in a museum or are just beginning training you will need the most comprehensive and up-to-date information. The International Directory of Museum...

    Published September 14th 1995 by Routledge

  9. Civilizing Rituals

    Inside Public Art Museums

    By Carol Duncan

    Illustrated with over fifty photos, Civilizing Rituals merges contemporary debates with lively discussion and explores central issues involved in the making and displaying of art as industry and how it is presented to the community. Carol Duncan looks at how nations, institutions and private...

    Published May 18th 1995 by Routledge

  10. The Birth of the Museum

    History, Theory, Politics

    By Tony Bennett

    Series: Culture: Policy and Politics

    In a series of richly detailed case studies from Britian, Australia and North America, Tony Bennett investigates how nineteenth- and twentieth-century museums, fairs and exhibitions have organized their collections, and their visitors. Discussing the historical development of museums alongside...

    Published May 4th 1995 by Routledge