Table of contents for A companion to museum studies / edited by Sharon Macdonald.

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Notes on Contributors
1?Expanding Museum Studies: An Introduction
Sharon Macdonald
Part I?Perspectives, Disciplines, Concepts
2?Cultural Theory and Museum Studies
Rhiannon Mason
3?Sociology and the Social Aspects of Museums
Gordon Fyfe
4?Art History and Museology: Rendering the Visible Legible
Donald Preziosi
5?Museums and Anthropologies: Practices and Narratives
Anthony Alan Shelton
6?Collecting Practices
Sharon Macdonald
7?The Conundrum of Ephemerality: Time, Memory, and Museums
Susan A. Crane
Part II?Histories, Heritage, Identities
8?The Origins of the Public Museum
Jeffrey Abt
9?World Fairs and Museums
Robert W. Rydell
10?Making and Remaking National Identities
Flora Edouwaye S. Kaplan
11?Museums and Community
Elizabeth Crooke
12?Re-staging Histories and Identities
Rosmarie Beier-de Haan
Steven Hoelscher
Part III?Architecture, Space, Media
14?Museum Architecture: A Brief History
Michaela Giebelhausen
15?Insight versus Entertainment: Untimely Meditations on the Architecture of Twentieth-century Art Museums
Vittorio Magnago Lampugnani
16?Civic Seeing: Museums and the Organization of Vision
Tony Bennett
17?Space Syntax: The Language of Museum Space
Bill Hillier and Kali Tzortzi
18?New Media
Michelle Henning
Part IV?Visitors, Learning, Interacting
19?Living in a Learning Society: Museums and Free-choice Learning
John H. Falk, Lynn D. Dierking, and Marianna Adams 
20?Museum Education
George E. Hein
21?Interactivity: Thinking Beyond
Andrea Witcomb
22?Studying Visitors
Eilean Hooper-Greenhill
Part V?Globalization, Profession, Practice
23?Globalization: Incorporating the Museum
Mark W. Rectanus
24?Cultural Economics
Bruno S. Frey and Stephan Meier
25?The Museum Profession
Patrick J. Boylan
26?Museum Ethics
Tristram Besterman
27?Museum Practice: Legal Issues
Patty Gerstenblith 
28?Non-Western Models of Museums and Curation in Cross-cultural Perspective
Christina Kreps
Part VI?Culture Wars, Transformations, Futures 
29?Incivilities in Civil(-ized) Places: ¿Culture Wars¿ in Comparative Perspective
Steven C. Dubin 
30?Science Museums and the Culture Wars
Steven Conn 
31?Postmodern Restructurings
Nick Prior 
32?Exposing the Public
Mieke Bal 
33?The Future of the Museum
Charles Saumarez Smith

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Museums -- Philosophy.
Museums -- Social aspects.
Museum techniques.