Handbook for Museums: 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Handbook for Museums

1st Edition

By David Dean, Gary Edson


320 pages

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pub: 1996-11-28
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Handbook for Museums provides basic information for people working in the museum world. Formed around a commitment to professionalism in museum practice, the sections provide basic information on management, security, conservation and education, and include technical notes and international reading lists. The book is intended as a manual for managing and training, and provides a field-tested guide to `best practice.'


'A welcome handbook for those attempting to bring their museums into the 21st century.' - Museum Management and Curatorship

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Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Museum Administration & Museology
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Archaeology