Behind the scenes at the Science Museum / Sharon MacDonald

Author(s): Macdonald, Sharon
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Subjects: Science museums--Educational aspects--England--London--Juvenile literature
Science--England--London--Exhibitions--Juvenile literature
Science Museum (Great Britain)--Juvenile literature
Science Museum (Great Britain)
Electronic books
Formats: Electronic Resource, Remote
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Juvenile
Published: Oxford ; New York : Berg, 2002
Series: Materializing culture
LC Classification: Q
Physical Description: xiii, 293 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Alternate Titles: Issued in other form: Original (DLC) 2001006856 (OCoLC)48398981 1859735665
Additional Authors: NetLibrary, Inc
Notes: ISBN: 0585436541 (electronic bk.)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-283) and index
Contents: Admission : going in -- Cultural revolution in South Kensington -- A new vision for the 21st century : rewriting the museum -- A 'hot potato' for a new public: a 'flagship' exhibition on food -- 'Reality sets in' : managing and materialising dreams (and negotiating nightmares) -- Virtual consumers and supermarket science -- Opening and aftermath : ritual, reviews and reflection -- The active audience and the politics of appropriation -- Behind and beyond the scenes
Reproduction notes: Electronic reproduction. Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, 2003. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries
OCLC Number: 51493933
ISBN/ISSN: 0585436541