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Museums and the interpretation of visual culture

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This is a multi-disciplinary study that adopts an innovative and original approach to a highly topical question, that of meaning-making in museums, focusing its attention on pedagogy and visual culture.This work explores such questions as: How and why is it that museums select and arrange artefacts, shape knowledge, construct a view? How do museums produce values? How do active audiences make meaning from what they experience in museums? This stimulating book provokes debate and discussion on these topics and puts forward the idea of a new museum - the post-museum, which will challenge the familiar modernist museum. A must for students and professionals in the field.

This paperback book is in very good condition.

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Author(s):
Eilean Hooper-Greenhill
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2000
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0415086337
ISBN-13:
9780415086332
Number of pages:
216
Publisher:
Routledge
Title:
Museums and the Interpretation of Visual Culture (Museum Meanings)

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This is a multi-disciplinary study that adopts an innovative and original approach to a highly topical question, that of meaning-making in museums, focusing its attention on pedagogy and visual culture.This work explores such questions as: How and why is it that museums select and arrange artefacts, shape knowledge, construct a view? How do museums produce values? How do active audiences make meaning from what they experience in museums? This stimulating book provokes debate and discussion on these topics and puts forward the idea of a new museum - the post-museum, which will challenge the familiar modernist museum. A must for students and professionals in the field.

This paperback book is in very good condition.

Author(s):
Eilean Hooper-Greenhill
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
2000
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0415086337
ISBN-13:
9780415086332
Number of pages:
216
Publisher:
Routledge
Title:
Museums and the Interpretation of Visual Culture (Museum Meanings)

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