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Splendors of the National Palace Museum
Splendors of the National Palace Museum

Fung Ming-chu

2014

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The National Palace Museum's rich treasures originate from the imperial Qing court a long tradition of dynastic China's royal collections. Facing the threat of war after the 918 Incident (1931), a best selection was ready to leave the Forbidden City ...

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Splendors of the Southern Branch of the ...
Splendors of the Southern Branch of the National Palace Museum.

Fung Ming-chu

2016

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The long-expected Southern Branch of the National Palace Museum: Asian Art and Culture Museum finally launches a soft opening on December 28, 2015, fulfilling the promise that the government had made to the public, in particular to the people in sout...

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The Magic of Kneaded Clay :Ceramic Colle...
The Magic of Kneaded Clay :Ceramic Collection of the National Palace Museum

Yu Pei-Chin

2018

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The Magic of Kneaded Clay means a magnificent process in which raw materials are turned into perdurable vessels. However, the success of this process is conditioned by various factors. As described in a letter written by Père François Xavier d'Entrec...

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Medieval Islamic Civilization
Medieval Islamic Civilization

Josef W. Meri.

2016

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This reference work provides an exhaustive and vivid portrait of Islamic civilization and brings together in one authoritative text all aspects of Islamic civilization during the Middle Ages. Accessible to scholars, students and non- specialists, thi...

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Digital Memory Studies : Media Pasts in ...
Digital Memory Studies : Media Pasts in Transition.

Andrew Hoskins.

2018

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Digital media, networks and archives reimagine and revitalize individual, social and cultural memory but they also ensnare it, bringing it under new forms of control. Understanding these paradoxical conditions of remembering and forgetting through to...

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Gender and Heritage :Performance, Place ...
Gender and Heritage :Performance, Place and Politics.

Wera Grahn and Ross J. Wilson

2018

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Gender and Heritage brings together a group of international scholars to examine the performance, place and politics of gender within heritage. Through a series of case studies, models and assessments, the significance of understanding and working wi...

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Teaching history with museums strategies...
Teaching history with museums strategies for K-12 social studies

Alan S. Marcus, Jeremy D. Stoddard and Walter W. Woodward.

2017

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Teaching History with Museums, Second Edition provides an introduction and overview of the rich pedagogical power of museums and historic sites. With a collection of practical strategies and case studies, the authors provide educators with the tools ...

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The Future of Natural History Museums.
The Future of Natural History Museums.

Eric Dorfman.

2018

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Natural history museums are changing. both because of their own internal development and in response to changes in context. The Future of Natural History Museums considers these changes and the reasons behind them and begins to develop a cohesive dis...

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Creating the Visitor-Centered Museum.
Creating the Visitor-Centered Museum.

Peter Samis and Mimi Michaelson

2017

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What does the transformation to a visitor-centered approach do for a museum? How are museums made relevant to a broad range of visitors of varying ages, identities and social classes? Does appealing to a larger audience force museums to "dumb down" t...

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Arts of Living on a Damaged Planet
Arts of Living on a Damaged Planet

Heather Swanson

2017

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Living on a damaged planet challenges who we are and where we live. This timely anthology puts forward a bold proposal: entangled histories, situated narratives, and thick descriptions offer urgent "arts of living." These essays posit critical and cr...

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Cataloging the World
Cataloging the World

Alex Wright

2014

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The dream of capturing and organizing knowledge is as old as history. From the archives of ancient Sumeria and the Library of Alexandria to the Library of Congress and Wikipedia, humanity has wrestled with the problem of harnessing its intellectual o...

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Anne Frank House A Museum with a Story
Anne Frank House A Museum with a Story

2015

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This book offers an intimate portrayal of the house where Anne Frank and her family lived in hiding for two years. Detailed maps, pictures, and letters of Anne Frank enable the reader to feel as if he or she were present with her in the home.

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Collecting and Displaying China's "Summe...
Collecting and Displaying China's "Summer Palace" in the West The Yuanmingyuan in Britain and France

Louise Tythacott

2018

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The history of modern Sino-European relations is still insufficiently known, yet it is of such vital importance to an understanding of China's place and self-positioning in the world today. This volume of essays on Yuanmingyuan by leading and pioneer...

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Anne Frank
Anne Frank

Ernie Colon

2010

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Drawing on the unique historical sites, archives, expertise, and unquestioned authority of the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam, the New York Times bestselling authors Sid Jacobson and Ernie Colón have created the first authorized graphic biography of A...

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Private Collecting, Exhibitions, and the...
Private Collecting, Exhibitions, and the Shaping of Art History in London

Stacey J. Pierson.

2018

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The Burlington Fine Arts Club was founded in London in 1866 as a gentlemen's club with a singular remit - to exhibit members' art collections. Exhibitions were proposed, organized and furnished by a group of prominent members of British society who i...

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Museum Storage and Meaning : Tales from ...
Museum Storage and Meaning : Tales from the Crypt

Mirjam Brusius and Kavita Singh

2018

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Beyond their often beautiful exhibition halls, many museums contain vast, hidden spaces in which objects may be stored, conserved, or processed. Museums can also include unseen archives, study rooms, and libraries which are inaccessible to the public...

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Absence and Difficult Knowledge in Conte...
Absence and Difficult Knowledge in Contemporary Art Museums

Margaret Tali

2018

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This book analyzes practices of collecting in European art museums from 1989 to the present, arguing that museums actualize absence both consciously and unconsciously, while misrepresentation is an outcome of the absent perspectives and voices of min...

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All about Anne.
All about Anne.

The Anne Frank House

2018

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The Anne Frank Foundation has compiled the questions asked by children and young people over several years. In this book we answer the questions asked most frequently about Anne Frank, the persecution of Jews and World War II. But you might have a fe...

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Returns
Returns

James Clifford

2013

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Returns explores homecomings--the ways people recover and renew their roots. Engaging with indigenous histories of survival and transformation, James Clifford opens fundamental questions about where we are going, separately and together, in a globali...

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Setting Agendas in Cultural Markets
Setting Agendas in Cultural Markets

Philemon Bantimaroudis

2017

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This book draws on agenda setting theory to examine how cultural organizations relate to media in order to increase their visibility, valence, and eventually build their public image. Most organizations have a keen interest in their symbolic presence...

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