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Cultures of Race and Ethnicity at the Museum: Exploring Post-Imperial Heritage Practices
 

Cultures of Race and Ethnicity at the Museum: Exploring Post-Imperial Heritage Practices (Hardback)

By Tolia-Kelly, Divya P.

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Engaging with archaeologists, as well as artists exploring the issue of 'race' representation, this book reviews the taxonomies and culture in place at national museums in Britain and New Zealand and considers a postcolonial account of curatorial practice. It argues that the curr ...

ISBN 9781409426592
Published 28 April 2016 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
Interest Age All ages
Series Heritage, Culture and Identity
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Performing Heritage: Research, Practice and Innovation in Museum Theatre and Live Interpretation

Performing Heritage: Research, Practice and Innovation in Museum Theatre and Live Interpretation (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

Edited by Jackson, Anthony; Kidd, Jenny; Other Mortimer, Rebecca

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Case studies from the UK, South Africa, the USA, Germany, and Vanuatu all grapple with the many and contested definitions of heritage, and provide insights into the ways in which performance can engage with and interrogate heritage in contrasting cultural and social settings.

ISBN 9780719089053
Published 15 October 2012 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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South Pacific Museums: Experiments in Culture
  

South Pacific Museums: Experiments in Culture (Paperback, illustrated edition)

Edited by Healy, Chris; Witcomb, Andrea

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A collection of outstanding analyses of museums in the South Pacific, written by an international team of cultural, museum and architectural critics, and historians. A series of snapshots introduce the reader to key museums in the region and longer essays explore these museums in ...

ISBN 9780975747582
Published 15 November 2006
Interest Age Young Adults
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Curating the Future: Museums, Communities and Climate Change
 

Curating the Future: Museums, Communities and Climate Change (Hardback)

Edited by Newell, Jennifer; Robin, Libby; Wehner, Kirsten

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It is very difficult to represent planetary change in the gallery space of a single museum, or even several. There are no obvious objects. Numbers and graphs in isolation do not make for an exciting exhibition or appeal to the very mixed audiences that museums attract. Nonetheles ...

ISBN 9781138658516
Published 24 August 2016 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
Interest Age Young Adults
Series Routledge Environmental Humanities
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Curating the Future: Museums, Communities and Climate Change
 

Curating the Future: Museums, Communities and Climate Change (Paperback)

Edited by Newell, Jennifer; Robin, Libby; Wehner, Kirsten

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It is very difficult to represent planetary change in the gallery space of a single museum, or even several. There are no obvious objects. Numbers and graphs in isolation do not make for an exciting exhibition or appeal to the very mixed audiences that museums attract. Nonetheles ...

ISBN 9781138658523
Published 24 August 2016 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
Interest Age Young Adults
Series Routledge Environmental Humanities
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Heritage and Memory of War: Responses from Small Islands

Heritage and Memory of War: Responses from Small Islands (Hardback)

Edited by Carr, Gilly; Reeves, Keir

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Every large nation in the world was directly or indirectly affected by the impact of war during the course of the twentieth century, and while the historical narratives of war of these nations are well known, far less is understood about how small islands coped. These islands oft ...

ISBN 9781138831728
Published 12 May 2015 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
Interest Age Young Adults
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A Companion to Cultural Resource Management

A Companion to Cultural Resource Management (Hardback)

Edited by King, Thomas F.

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A Companion to Cultural Resource Management is an essential guide to those wishing to gain a deeper understanding of CRM and heritage management.

ISBN 9781405198738
Published 18 April 2011 by John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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Series Wiley-Blackwell Companions to Anthropology
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Hunting the Collectors: Pacific Collections in Australian Museums, Art Galleries and Archives
 

Hunting the Collectors: Pacific Collections in Australian Museums, Art Galleries and Archives (Hardback, 1st Unabridged)

Edited by Cochrane, Susan; Quanchi, Max

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This volume investigates Pacific collections held in Australian museums, art galleries and archives, and the diverse group of 19th and 20th century collectors responsible for their acquisition. The nineteen essays reveal varied personal and institutional motivations that eventual ...

ISBN 9781443826600
Published 1 February 2011 by Cambridge Scholars Publishing
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Museums and Maori: Heritage Professionals, Indigenous Collections, Current Practice

Museums and Maori: Heritage Professionals, Indigenous Collections, Current Practice (Hardback)

By McCarthy, Conal

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This groundbreaking book explores the revolution in New Zealand museums that is influencing the care and exhibition of indigenous objects around the world.

ISBN 9781611320763
Published 15 August 2011 by Left Coast Press Inc
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World Art: An Introduction to the Art in Artefacts
 

World Art: An Introduction to the Art in Artefacts (Paperback)

By Burt, Ben

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Based on an excellent range of case studies and supported throughout by useful learning features, World Art explores the concept of 'art' as understood by cultures across the globe. This invaluable textbook is essential reading for all anthropology of art students, as well as stu ...

ISBN 9781847889430
Published 1 February 2013 by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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