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The Resource Museums and the shaping of knowledge, Eilean Hooper-Greenhill

Museums and the shaping of knowledge, Eilean Hooper-Greenhill

Label
Museums and the shaping of knowledge
Title
Museums and the shaping of knowledge
Statement of responsibility
Eilean Hooper-Greenhill
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on numerous case studies, Hooper-Greenhill presents a critical survey of major changes in current assumptions about the nature of museums, and argues that museums are consciously organizing their spaces and collections to aid self-learning
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hooper-Greenhill, Eilean
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Heritage
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Museums
  • Museum techniques
  • Museums
  • Museums
  • Museums
Label
Museums and the shaping of knowledge, Eilean Hooper-Greenhill
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Series statement found only in the CIP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 216-228) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is a museum? -- The first museum of Europe? -- The palace of the prince -- The irrational cabinet -- The 'cabinet of the world' -- The repository of the Royal Society -- The disciplinary museum -- A useful past for the present
Control code
24283793
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 232 pages
Isbn
9780415070317
Lccn
91017628
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)238630
Label
Museums and the shaping of knowledge, Eilean Hooper-Greenhill
Publication
Note
Series statement found only in the CIP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 216-228) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is a museum? -- The first museum of Europe? -- The palace of the prince -- The irrational cabinet -- The 'cabinet of the world' -- The repository of the Royal Society -- The disciplinary museum -- A useful past for the present
Control code
24283793
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 232 pages
Isbn
9780415070317
Lccn
91017628
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)238630

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