Museums

BBC - Museums at Night (2014)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Aug. 17, 2017
BBC - Museums at Night (2014)

Channel 4 - Great Canal Journeys Series 4 (2016)
HDTV | 1024 x 576 | .MKV/AVC @ 1544 Kbps | 59 min 22 s | 724 MB
Audio: English AAC 129 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary, Arts

Will Gompertz celebrates Museums at Night, a three day festival of museums and galleries from St Ives to Orkney that throw open their doors till late, showcase their collections and party! At the National Museum of Scotland Will hears a pop up opera, visits a silent disco and enjoys a gramophone DJ set.
Architects of Buddhist Leisure: Socially Disengaged Buddhism in Asia’s Museums, Monuments, and Amusement Parks (Contemporary Bu

Architects of Buddhist Leisure: Socially Disengaged Buddhism in Asia’s Museums, Monuments, and Amusement Parks (Contemporary Buddhism) by Justin Thomas McDaniel
English | Nov. 30, 2016 | ISBN: 0824865987 | 241 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Buddhism, often described as an austere religion that condemns desire, promotes denial, and idealizes the contemplative life, actually has a thriving leisure culture in Asia. Creative religious improvisations designed by Buddhists have been produced both within and outside of monasteries across the region―in Nepal, Japan, Korea, Macau, Hong Kong, Singapore, Laos, Thailand, and Vietnam.

New Horizons for Asian Museums and Museology  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Jeembo at Aug. 10, 2017
New Horizons for Asian Museums and Museology

New Horizons for Asian Museums and Museology by Naoko Sonoda
English | 2016 | ISBN: 981100885X | 204 Pages | PDF | 25.5 MB

This book presents up-to-date information about museums and museology in present-day Asia, focusing on Japan, Mongolia, Myanmar, and Thailand.

Museums, Heritage and International Development (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Aug. 9, 2017
Museums, Heritage and International Development (Repost)

Paul Basu, Wayne Modest, "Museums, Heritage and International Development"
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0415659515 | PDF | pages: 356 | 3.1 mb

Thematic Museums  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at July 12, 2017
Thematic Museums

Thematic Museums by Arthur Gao
English, Chinese | 2012 | ISBN: 7538173072, 988154503X | 301 pages | PDF | 87 MB

Pasts Beyond Memory: Evolution, Museums, Colonialism  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at June 15, 2017
Pasts Beyond Memory: Evolution, Museums, Colonialism

Pasts Beyond Memory: Evolution, Museums, Colonialism (Museum Meanings) by Tony Bennett
2004 | ISBN: 0415247462, 0415247470 | English | 256 pages | EPUB | 1 MB
Adult Education, Museums and Art Galleries: Animating Social, Cultural and Institutional Change

Adult Education, Museums and Art Galleries: Animating Social, Cultural and Institutional Change by Darlene E. Clover, Kathy Sanford, Lorraine Bell
English | 2016 | ISBN: 9463006869 | 286 Pages | PDF | 29.1 MB

This is a book about adult education in the sphere of public museums and art galleries. It aims to enrich and expand dialogue and understanding amongst adult and community educators, curators, artists, directors, and cultural activists who work within and beyond the walls of these institutions.

Palace of Culture: Andrew Carnegie's Museums and Library in Pittsburgh  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at May 22, 2017
Palace of Culture: Andrew Carnegie's Museums and Library in Pittsburgh

Palace of Culture: Andrew Carnegie's Museums and Library in Pittsburgh by Robert J. Gangewere
English | 2013 | ISBN: 0822962853 | 360 pages | EPUB | 43 MB
Possessing Nature: Museums, Collecting, and Scientific Culture in Early Modern Italy

Possessing Nature: Museums, Collecting, and Scientific Culture in Early Modern Italy by Paula Findlen
English | 1994 | ISBN: 0520205081, 9780520205086, B0071LKMWM | 469 Pages | PDF | 26.34 MB

Best of California's Missions, Mansions, and Museums  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at May 3, 2017
Best of California's Missions, Mansions, and Museums

Dahlynn McKowen, Ken McKowen, "Best of California's Missions, Mansions, and Museums: A Behind-the-Scenes Guide to the Golden State's Historic and Cultural Treasures"
ISBN: 0899973981 | 2006 | EPUB | 248 pages | 34 MB