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The Resource Possessors and possessed : museums, archaeology, and the visualization of history in the late Ottoman Empire, Wendy M.K. Shaw

Possessors and possessed : museums, archaeology, and the visualization of history in the late Ottoman Empire, Wendy M.K. Shaw

Label
Possessors and possessed : museums, archaeology, and the visualization of history in the late Ottoman Empire
Title
Possessors and possessed
Title remainder
museums, archaeology, and the visualization of history in the late Ottoman Empire
Statement of responsibility
Wendy M.K. Shaw
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This work analyses how and why museums emerged in the late 19th century Ottoman Empire. It argues that Ottoman elites produced categories of collection and modes of display appropriate to framing a new identity for the empire in the modern era rather than emulating museums in Western Europe
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shaw, Wendy M. K.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Museums
  • Museums
  • TRAVEL
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • REFERENCE
  • HISTORY
  • Museums
  • Museums
  • Turkey
  • Musea
  • Archeologie
  • Visualisatie
  • Osmaanse rijk
Label
Possessors and possessed : museums, archaeology, and the visualization of history in the late Ottoman Empire, Wendy M.K. Shaw
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-260) 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
Moving toward the museum : the collection of antique spolia -- Parallel collections of weapons and antiquities -- The rise of the imperial museum -- The dialectic of law and infringement -- Technologies of collection : railroads and cameras -- Antiquities collections in the imperial museum -- Islamic arts in imperial collections -- Military collections in the late empire -- Islamic and archaeological antiquities after the Young Turk revolution
Control code
ocm52998857
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 269 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781597348249
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt2sk3
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52998857
Label
Possessors and possessed : museums, archaeology, and the visualization of history in the late Ottoman Empire, Wendy M.K. Shaw
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-260) 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
Moving toward the museum : the collection of antique spolia -- Parallel collections of weapons and antiquities -- The rise of the imperial museum -- The dialectic of law and infringement -- Technologies of collection : railroads and cameras -- Antiquities collections in the imperial museum -- Islamic arts in imperial collections -- Military collections in the late empire -- Islamic and archaeological antiquities after the Young Turk revolution
Control code
ocm52998857
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 269 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781597348249
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt2sk3
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)52998857

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