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From Knowledge to Narrative
Educators and the Changing Museum
Written by Lisa Roberts


Format: eBook, 216 pages
Publisher: Smithsonian Books
On Sale: July 15, 2014
Price: $18.95

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Also available as a trade paperback.

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From Knowledge to Narrative
Educators and the Changing Museum
Written by Lisa Roberts


Format: Trade Paperback, 216 pages
Publisher: Smithsonian Books
On Sale: June 17, 1997
Price: $18.95

From Knowledge to Narrative shows that museum educators–professionals responsible for making collections intelligible to viewers–have become central figures in shaping exhibits. Challenging the traditional, scholarly presentation of objects, educators argue that, rather than transmitting knowledge, museums’ displays should construct narratives that are determined as much by what is meaningful to visitors... Read more >
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