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Museums and memory

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Museums -- Philosophy,
  • Museums -- Historiography,
  • Museum exhibits -- Historiography,
  • Memory (Philosophy),
  • Culture -- Historiography,
  • History -- Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Susan A. Crane.
    SeriesCultural sitings
    ContributionsCrane, Susan A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsAM7 .M8815 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 257 p. :
    Number of Pages257
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL60069M
    ISBN 100804735646, 0804735654
    LC Control Number99089384

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Museums today are more than familiar cultural institutions and showplaces of accumulated objects; they are the sites of interaction between personal and collective identities, between memory and : Paperback.

The essays in this volume consider museums from personal experience and historical study, and from the memories of museum visitors, curators, and scholars. Representing a v. Museums today are more than familiar cultural institutions and showplaces of accumulated objects; they are the sites of interaction between personal and collective identities, between memory and history/5(10).

The essays range widely over time (from the Renaissance to the second half of the twentieth century), and place (China, Japan, the United States, and Germany), in exhibitions explored (photography, Native American history, and “Jurassic technology”), and institution (the Chinese Imperial Collection, Renaissance curiosity cabinets, and modern art museums).

Memory operates thematically among. "A timely and welcome addition to the literature on memory studies, "Places of Public Memory" seeks to marry memory studies with the methodology of the rhetorician. This exceptional book should be widely read by cultural historians, rhetoricians, students of public memory, designers of museums and public displays."--"Journal of Popular Culture"/5(3).

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: x, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Introduction: Of museums and memory / Susan Museums and memory book. Crane --Archi(ve)textures of museology / Wolfgang Ernst --A museum and its memory: the art of recovering history / Michael Fehr --Curious cabinets and imaginary museums / Susan A.

Crane. (keynote address) / Eric Gable and Richard Handler --Evaluating Mississippian period hunting strategies at the Rutherford-Kizer site / Jennifer Clinton and Tanya M.

Peres --Remembering New Deal archaeology in the Southeast: a legacy in museum collections / Lynne P. Sullivan [and others] --Memory within a university landscape / Laura J. Galke. Book Description.

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Museums and Sites of Persuasion examines the concept of museums and memory sites as locations that attempt to promote human rights, democracy and peace.

Demonstrating that such sites have the potential to act as powerful spaces of persuasion or contestation, the book also shows that there are perils in the selective memory and history that they : Joyce Apsel, Amy Sodaro. Book Description. Recent decades have seen migration history and issues increasingly featured in museums.

Museums and Migration explores the ways in which museum spaces - local, regional, national - have engaged with the history of migration, including internal migration, emigration and immigration.

It Museums and memory book the latest innovative research from academics and museum practitioners and. Defining Memory uses case studies of exhibits from around the country to examine how local museums, defined as museums whose collections are local in scope or whose audiences are primarily local, have both shaped and been shaped by evolving community values and sense of history/5(2).

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