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The Resource Dream spaces : memory and the museum, Gaynor Kavanagh

Dream spaces : memory and the museum, Gaynor Kavanagh

Label
Dream spaces : memory and the museum
Title
Dream spaces
Title remainder
memory and the museum
Statement of responsibility
Gaynor Kavanagh
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The dream space, writes Sheldon Annis, "is the reflective experience of encountering yourself within a museum." In Memory and the Museum, Gaynor Kavanaugh argues that "dream spaces" are the point at which our inner and outer experiences meld. During the museum visit, memory and the present cease to be disparate but fuse into one singular experience. Drawing from such fields as behavioral gerontology, applied psychology, and historiography, Kavanaugh employs research from North America, Australia, and Europe to provide a critical and conceptual exploration into museums and t
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kavanagh, Gaynor
Dewey number
069
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
AM7
LC item number
.K37 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Museums
  • Museums
  • Museums
  • Memory (Philosophy)
  • Memory
  • Learning, Psychology of
  • Communication and culture
  • TRAVEL
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • REFERENCE
  • Communication and culture
  • Learning, Psychology of
  • Memory (Philosophy)
  • Memory
  • Museums
  • Museums
  • Museums
  • Gedächtnis
  • Geschichtsbewusstsein
  • Museum
  • Philosophie
  • Museumspädagogik
  • Herinnering
  • Historische musea
Label
Dream spaces : memory and the museum, Gaynor Kavanagh
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 176-189) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dream spaces, memories and museums -- What is memory? -- Remembering and forgetting -- Memory and life stages -- Memory in late life -- Remembering and the society of others -- The art of listening -- Oral history and museums -- Recording memories -- Working with testimony -- Dynamics of interviewing -- Collections of objects, or memories? -- Collecting memories and objects -- Reminiscence and the older adult -- Working with reminiscence -- Working with the memory bearers -- Bearing witness -- Memories, dream spaces and the visit -- Dreaming the rational -- Memory spaces, dreams and museums
Control code
317073540
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 200 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780718502287
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9780567605047
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)317073540
Label
Dream spaces : memory and the museum, Gaynor Kavanagh
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 176-189) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dream spaces, memories and museums -- What is memory? -- Remembering and forgetting -- Memory and life stages -- Memory in late life -- Remembering and the society of others -- The art of listening -- Oral history and museums -- Recording memories -- Working with testimony -- Dynamics of interviewing -- Collections of objects, or memories? -- Collecting memories and objects -- Reminiscence and the older adult -- Working with reminiscence -- Working with the memory bearers -- Bearing witness -- Memories, dream spaces and the visit -- Dreaming the rational -- Memory spaces, dreams and museums
Control code
317073540
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 200 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780718502287
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9780567605047
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)317073540

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