May 17, 1999 ... The traditional role of museums is to collect objects and materials of cultural,
religious and historical importance, preserve them, research into ...
Dec 19, 2014 ... Joan Wages President & CEO, National Women's History Museum and a leading
advocate for integrating women's history into American ...
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
The value of museums to society has always been acknowledged in respect of
their role ... The second key element of my presentation will be the importance of
Nov 3, 2011 ... Working in a museum, I've taken that as my context, but many of these issues
have important corollaries in libraries as well. ... protests demonstrate a growing
frustration with the way museums see their role in today's society.
accepting the view that museums are educational by nature. ... the role of
museums in society as a major cultural force is not only important to us as
May 18, 2014 ... Today is International Museum Day, which provides a nice opportunity to share
some thoughts on why museums are important for society.
Why Art Museums Are Important to Society. You have probably walked the rooms
and hallways of an art museum at least once in your life. It may have been a ...
Museums stand as both cultural data banks of society, made of material remains
.... aspirations-perhaps the most important after shelter and food- and museums ...
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