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What underlying philosophy and mission should museums pursue in the first half of the twenty-first century? In Museum Philosophy, twenty-four authors use the lenses of a variety of disciplines to answer this essential question. Museum professionals offer their answers alongside philosophers, historians, political scientists, educators, sociologists, and others in a wide-ra ...more
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Published June 8th 2006 by AltaMira Press (first published January 1st 2006)
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Erin
Dec 08, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This has inspired some thoughts on the future of museums and museology as a study sector. Perhaps you are looking at your next archivist :)
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A challenging, well-rounded collection. More palatable than most MA reads.
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