Please Enter ISBN, Title or Author’s Name
img
img
img
logo
logo
and more...

Museums Key Texts in the Anthropology of Visual and Material Culture

img
Author: Mary Bouquet
ISBN:1845208129
ISBN-13: 9781845208127
List Price: $36.95 (up to 95% savings)
Prices shown are the lowest from
the top textbook retailers.

View all Prices by Retailer

Details about Museums Key Texts in the Anthropology of Visual and Material Culture:

Museums: A Visual Anthropology provides a clear and concise summary of the key ideas, debates and texts of the most important approaches to the study of museums from around the world. The book examines ways to address the social relations of museums, embedded in their sites, collections, and exhibitions, as an integral part of the visual and material culture they comprise.

Crossdisciplinary in scope, Museums uses ideas and approaches both from within and outside of anthropology to further students' knowledge of and interest in museums. Including selected, globally based case studies to highlight and exemplify important issues, the book also contains suggested Further Reading for each chapter, for students to expand their learning independently.

Exploring fundamental methods and approaches to engage this constantly evolving time machine, Museums will be essential reading for students of anthropology and museum studies.

Need Arts & Photography tutors? Start your search below:
Need Arts & Photography course notes? Start your search below: