|Publisher:||Ashgate Publishing Ltd|
|Sold by:||Barnes & Noble|
|File size:||3 MB|
About the Author
Table of Contents
Contents: Introduction. Part I The Process Guiding Collection Redisplay: Catalysing change: the Heritage Lottery Fund; Re/displaying and re/interpreting collections: three British museums; Decision-making, communication and teamwork: key elements in the process of collection redisplay. Part II The Factors Shaping Collection Redisplay: Re/displaying and re/interpreting collections: the key factors; Agendas: museum-related initiatives and government policies; The core exhibition team; Shifting power: the audience in the museum; Visitor-centred goals; Offering different social and educational experiences; Playing it safe?; Conflicting interests; Harmonising with architecture; Designing for flexibility; Displaying biology in the twenty-first century museum; Lessons learnt; Final thoughts; Bibliography; Index.