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6 edition of Museum Culture found in the catalog.

Museum Culture

Histories Discourses Spectacles (Media and Society, Vol 6)

by Daniel J. Sherman

  • 19 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Univ of Minnesota Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Museums & Museology,
  • Philosophy,
  • Museology (General),
  • Sociology,
  • Art,
  • Art museums,
  • Educational aspects,
  • Exhibition techniques

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsIrit Rogoff (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages301
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8070002M
    ISBN 100816619514
    ISBN 109780816619511

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