Museums

Museums: A Visual Anthropology (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Oct. 12, 2017
Museums: A Visual Anthropology (repost)

Museums: A Visual Anthropology (Key Texts in the Anthropology of Visual and Material Culture) by Mary Bouquet
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1845208110 , 1845208129 | 256 pages | PDF | 2 MB
Mathematical Models: From the Collections of Universities and Museums – Photograph Volume and Commentary

Mathematical Models: From the Collections of Universities and Museums – Photograph Volume and Commentary by Gerd Fischer
English | 7 Oct. 2017 | ISBN: 3658188642 | 216 Pages | PDF | 169.49 MB

This book presents beautiful photos of mathematical models of geometric surfaces made from a variety of materials including plaster, metal, paper, wood, and string. The construction of these models at the time (of Felix Klein and others) was not an end in itself,

50 Museums to Blow Your Mind  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by viserion at Sept. 14, 2017
50 Museums to Blow Your Mind

Ben Handicott, Kalya Ryan, "50 Museums to Blow Your Mind"
ISBN: 176034060X | 2016 | PDF | 128 pages | 106 MB

Treasures of the Czars from the State Museums of the Moscow Kremlin (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Oleksandr74 at Sept. 6, 2017
Treasures of the Czars from the State Museums of the Moscow Kremlin (Repost)

Mark Sutcliffe - Treasures of the Czars from the State Museums of the Moscow Kremlin
Booth-Clibborn Editions | 1995 | ISBN: 1873968515 | English | 260 pages | PDF | 246.29 MB

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