Curators Of The Buddha

Author: Donald S. Lopez
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226493091
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A critical history of the study of Buddhism in the West, incorporating insights of colonial and post-colonial cultural studies. Social, political and cultural conditions that have shaped the course of Buddhist studies are discussed.


Author: Lance Grande
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022638943X
Size: 42.70 MB
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This book is the answer—and, oh, what an answer it is: lively, exciting, up-to-date, it offers a portrait of curators and their research like none we’ve seen, one that conveys the intellectual excitement and the educational and social ...

Past Meets Present

Author: John H. Jameson
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 0387482164
Size: 74.46 MB
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With international contributions, this volume addresses these latest trends and provides case studies of successful partnerships.

Museums And Communities

Author: Viv Golding
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 0857851330
Size: 77.84 MB
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This edited volume critically engages with contemporary scholarship on museums and their engagement with the communities they purport to serve and represent.

Image Makers Image Takers

Author: Anne-Celine Jaeger
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A systematic evaluation of how top photographers approach their field for optimal results draws on in-depth interviews with successful photographers from a variety of disciplines, in a study that considers such topics as the sources of ...

Tales From The Art Crypt

Author: Richard L. Feigen
Publisher: Knopf
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He recounts the story of the debacle at the Barnes Foundation that resulted in the undoing of Albert Barnes's vision for his museum, and reveals the fate of the artworks that belonged to Gertrude Stein.

Curators And Culture

Author: Joel J. Orosz
Publisher: University of Alabama Press
ISBN: 0817312048
Size: 73.32 MB
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The author researched ten museums founded prior to 1870, using primary sources.