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The Politics of Historic Districts: A Primer for Grassroots Preservation
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The worst thing in politics is to be right and to lose. This how-to guide will give citizens who are fighting to designate a local historic district the political know-how to win the support of fellow residents and city hall. Everything is here: lear...
Museums After Modernism: Strategies of Engagement
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ean: 9781405136273, isbn: 1405136278,
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Museums After Modernism is a unique collectionthat showcasesthe ways questions about the museum go to the heart of contemporarydebates about the production, consumption and distribution of art.The book features expert artists, curators and art histor...
Collections Management (Leicester Readers in Museum Studies)
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mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780415112826, isbn: 0415112826,
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Collections Management brings together leading papers exploring some of the major issues affecting collections management. Providing information about initiatives and issues for anyone involved in collections management, Fahy identifies the main is...
Whose Muse?: Art Museums and the Public Trust
By Brand: Princeton University Press
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ean: 9780691127811, isbn: 9780691127811,
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During the economic boom of the 1990s, art museums expanded dramatically in size, scope, and ambition. They came to be seen as new civic centers: on the one hand as places of entertainment, leisure, and commerce, on the other as socially therapeutic ...
The Digital Age and Local Studies (Chandos Information Professional Series)
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The Digital Age and Local Studies examines the impact of various electronic developments, particularly the internet on local studies librarianship. The recent explosion in use of the internet has been matched by an increased interest in local, family...
Twentieth-Century Popular Culture in Museums and Libraries
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Although libraries and museums for many centuries have taken the lead, under one rational or another, in recovering, storing, and displaying various kinds of culture of their periods, lately, as the gap between elite and popular culture has apparentl...
Collector's Choice, Collector's Voice
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ean: 9780939117499, isbn: 0939117495,
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Featuring over 80 rare images this Asian art book explores the role of collectors in preserving classical art. American art museums have long depended on the philanthropy of individual art collectors in establishing their holdings. By why do collecto...
Heritage and Tourism in The Global Village (Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management)
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mpn: 1, ean: 9780415072373, isbn: 9780415072373,
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A nation's heritage is one of the most potent forces for generating tourism: the Tower of London is the greatest 'visitor attraction' in Britain. But it is pushed into insignificance by comparison with the visitors travelling to Disneyland, Epcot and...
Managing Museums and Galleries (Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management)
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The current economic climate, coupled with an all embracing desire for museums to be respondent to 'the market' make a proper grounding in management essential. The 'bottom line' is one of the most powerful measures of management performance. Museums...
Museum Provision and Professionalism (Leicester Readers in Museum Studies)
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ean: 9780415112819, isbn: 0415112818,
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Museums are public places where objects, images and memories are kept and shared. They exist in infinite variety and contradiction. They can be places of great excitement and great boredom, sharply insightful and hopelessly bland. Museums are anythin...
A Key to the Louvre: Memoirs of a Curator
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ean: 9780789208217, isbn: 0789208210,
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Art historian, curator, and museum director Michel Laclotte has been at the forefront of French cultural life over the past half century. This informal autobiography sheds light on his brilliant career with warmth and directness. Highlights include t...
Opportunities in Museum Careers (Opportunities in…Series)
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ean: 9780071467698, isbn: 0071467696,
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Exhibit Your Talents with a Great Career in the World of Museums Get started in a career that has a future and is financially rewarding. Opportunities in Museum Careers provides you with a complete overview of the job possibilities, salary figures, a...
Making Histories in Museums
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This exciting new series recognizes the tremendous potential of museum-based histories and the ways in which they can engage people with ideas about the past. People encounter and use museums on many different levels - personal, social and intellectu...
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