Museum Education and Public Value: Journal of Museum Education 35:1 Thematic Issue, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Museum Education and Public Value

Journal of Museum Education 35:1 Thematic Issue, 1st Edition

Edited by Ben Garcia


128 pages

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Paperback: 9781598748505
pub: 2009-09-30
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Table of Contents

1.From the Guest EditorBen GarciaDefining Public Value2.Being of Value: Intentionally Fostering and Documenting Public ValueLynn Dierking3.Raising the Bar: Aiming for Public ValueMary Ellen Munley4.Museums, the Public and Public ValueCarol ScottPublic Value in Practice5.The Value of Risk: Noah's Ark at the SkirballSheri Bernstein and Marni Gittleman6.Sanctified PlacesCynthia S. Harnisch7.Making History Personal: Public Discourse, Complexity, and CommunityDeborah Schwartz8.The National Museum of Mexican Art: A New Model for MuseumsNancy Villafranca-Guzman and Carlos Tortolero9.Honoring the Personal Response:A Strategy for Serving the Public Hunger for ConnectionRay WilliamsInspiration10.Museums, Educators, and Social ActionPeter SellarsBook Reviews11.The Social Work of Museums, reviewed by Ted Lind12.Beyond the Turnstile: Making the Case for Museums and Sustainable Values, reviewed by Susana Bautista13.From the Interim Editor in ChiefTina R. Nolan

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Archaeology