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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
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
069/.5
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
AM151
LC item number
.L85 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Museum politics : power plays at the exhibition, Timothy W. Luke
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-258) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
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
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 265 p.
Isbn
9780816619887
Isbn Type
(HC : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001007532
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370654273
Label
Museum politics : power plays at the exhibition, Timothy W. Luke
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-258) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
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
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 265 p.
Isbn
9780816619887
Isbn Type
(HC : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001007532
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn370654273

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