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Museum Politics Power Plays at the Exhibition

In this important volume, Timothy W. Luke explores museums' power to shape collective values and social understandings, and argues persuasively that museum exhibitions have a profound effect on the body politic. Through discussions of topics ranging from how the National Holocaust Museum and the Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles have interpreted the Holocaust to the ways in which the American Museum of Natural History, the Missouri Botanical Gardens, and Tucson's Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum have depicted the natural world, Luke exposes the processes through which museums challenge but more o.

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  • "In this important volume, Timothy W. Luke explores museums' power to shape collective values and social understandings, and argues persuasively that museum exhibitions have a profound effect on the body politic. Through discussions of topics ranging from how the National Holocaust Museum and the Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles have interpreted the Holocaust to the ways in which the American Museum of Natural History, the Missouri Botanical Gardens, and Tucson's Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum have depicted the natural world, Luke exposes the processes through which museums challenge but more o."@en
  • "Discusses the politics of aesthetics, history, and nationality in the Culture Wars, and elaborates on specific exapmles at Hiroshima, Holocaust Memorial Museum, native American Art, the Missouri Botanical Garden, etc."

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  • "Livres électroniques"
  • "Electronic books"
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  • "Museum politics : power plays at the exhibition"
  • "Museum politics power plays at the exhibition"
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