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The Resource Museum politics : power plays at the exhibition, Timothy W. Luke, (electronic resource)

Museum politics : power plays at the exhibition, Timothy W. Luke, (electronic resource)

Label
Museum politics : power plays at the exhibition
Title
Museum politics
Title remainder
power plays at the exhibition
Statement of responsibility
Timothy W. Luke
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Luke, Timothy W
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • Museum exhibits
  • Popular culture
  • Culture conflict
  • Culture diffusion
  • Nationalism
  • Political correctness
  • Social influence
  • Museums
Label
Museum politics : power plays at the exhibition, Timothy W. Luke, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : museum exhibitions as powerplays -- Politics at the exhibition : aesthetics, history, and nationality in the culture wars of the 1990s -- Nuclear reactions : the (re)presentation of Hiroshima at the National Air and Space Museum -- Memorializing mass murder : the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum -- Signs of empire/empires of sign : Daimyo culture in the District of Columbia -- Inventing the Southwest : the Fred Harvey Company and Native American art -- Museum pieces : politics and knowledge at the American Museum of Natural History -- The Missouri Botanical Garden : sharing knowledge about plants to preserve and enrich life -- Southwestern environments as hyperreality : the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum -- Superpower aircraft and aircrafting superpower : the Pima Air and Space Museum -- Strange attractor : the Tech Museum of Innovation -- Channeling the news stream : the full press of a free press at the Newseum -- Conclusion : piecing together knowledge and pulling apart power at the museum
Control code
ebr10151093
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxvi, 265 p.
Form of item
electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Museum politics : power plays at the exhibition, Timothy W. Luke, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction : museum exhibitions as powerplays -- Politics at the exhibition : aesthetics, history, and nationality in the culture wars of the 1990s -- Nuclear reactions : the (re)presentation of Hiroshima at the National Air and Space Museum -- Memorializing mass murder : the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum -- Signs of empire/empires of sign : Daimyo culture in the District of Columbia -- Inventing the Southwest : the Fred Harvey Company and Native American art -- Museum pieces : politics and knowledge at the American Museum of Natural History -- The Missouri Botanical Garden : sharing knowledge about plants to preserve and enrich life -- Southwestern environments as hyperreality : the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum -- Superpower aircraft and aircrafting superpower : the Pima Air and Space Museum -- Strange attractor : the Tech Museum of Innovation -- Channeling the news stream : the full press of a free press at the Newseum -- Conclusion : piecing together knowledge and pulling apart power at the museum
Control code
ebr10151093
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxvi, 265 p.
Form of item
electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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