May 17, 1999 ... The traditional role of museums is to collect objects and materials of cultural,
religious and historical importance, preserve them, research into ...
Museums provide a unique interactive experience of getting up close to things
we usually only see in books, newspapers or on the television. Seeing the Mona.
Dec 19, 2014 ... Joan Wages President & CEO, National Women's History Museum and a leading
advocate for integrating women's history into American ...
Museums stand as both cultural data banks of society, made of material remains
.... aspirations-perhaps the most important after shelter and food- and museums ...
www.museumvereniging.nl/Portals/0/NMV 'More than worth it'.pdf
An understanding of the actual significance of the museum sector to society is
essential ..... contained in museums are important to us all, irrespective of
Each year, the ICOM Advisory Committee proposes a theme that can be
interpreted by museums to increase their stakes at the core of society. The
They're centers of entertainment -- the gift shops are arguably as important as the
collections. Newhouse's Towards a New Museum is a great book, by the way, ...
I would argue that essentially there is little that is totally new in museums ... for the
relevance of museums, It is the single most important factor in museums being ...
Nov 9, 2005 ... My thanks Ms. Outi Nummi and the Finnish Museums Association for the
invitation to speak at ... in the service of society and of its development, and open
to the public ..... Important concepts/issues for Dewey (Pragmatism). 1.
and house artifacts for the benefit of society. Museums have .... Whether or not a
museum has a formal archives and the importance it affords manuscripts and ...