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The Resource Museum politics : power plays at the exhibition, Timothy W. Luke

Museum politics : power plays at the exhibition, Timothy W. Luke

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
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this important volume, Timothy W. Luke explores museums' power to shape collective values and social understandings, and argues persuasively that museum exhibitions have a profound effect on the body politic
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Luke, Timothy W
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Museum exhibits
  • Popular culture
  • Culture conflict
  • Culture diffusion
  • Nationalism
  • Political correctness
  • Social influence
  • Museums
  • Objets exposés
  • Culture populaire
  • Conflit culturel
  • Diffusion culturelle
  • Nationalisme
  • Politiquement correct (Mouvement)
  • Influence sociale
  • Musées
  • TRAVEL
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • REFERENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Culture conflict
  • Museum exhibits
  • Museums
  • Nationalism
  • Political correctness
  • Popular culture
  • Social influence
  • Musea
  • Tentoonstellingen
  • Politieke invloed
  • Exposições museológicas (aspectos políticos)
  • Cultura popular (aspectos políticos)
  • Museus (aspectos políticos)
Label
Museum politics : power plays at the exhibition, Timothy W. Luke
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocm77567167
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 265 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816684014
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbq9rx
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)77567167
Label
Museum politics : power plays at the exhibition, Timothy W. Luke
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocm77567167
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxvi, 265 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816684014
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbq9rx
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)77567167

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