Museums and Communities - The Politics of Public Culture

Author(s): Ivan Karp (Editor); Christine Mullen Kreamer (Editor); Steven D. Lavine (Editor)

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Contributors to this volume examine and illustrate struggles and collaborations among museums, festivals, tourism, and historic preservation projects and the communities they represent and serve. Essays include the role of museums in civil society, the history of African-American collections, and experiments with museum-community dialogue about the design of a multicultural society.


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General Fields

  • : 9781560981893
  • : Smithsonian Institution Press
  • : Smithsonian Institution Press
  • : May 1992
  • : 1.3 Inches X 6.1 Inches X 9.1 Inches
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Ivan Karp (Editor); Christine Mullen Kreamer (Editor); Steven D. Lavine (Editor)
  • : Paperback
  • : English
  • : very good
  • : 624