Making Histories in Transport Museums

Making Histories in Transport Museums

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by Colin Divall, Andrew Scott
     
 

ISBN-10: 0718501063

ISBN-13: 9780718501068

Pub. Date: 12/20/2001

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

This book is the first in 30 years to take transport museums seriously as vehicles for the making of public histories. Drawing upon many years' experience of visiting and working in transport museums around the world, the authors argue that the sector's historical roots are more complex than is usually thought. Written from a multidisciplinary perspective but firmly…  See more details below

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This book is the first in 30 years to take transport museums seriously as vehicles for the making of public histories. Drawing upon many years' experience of visiting and working in transport museums around the world, the authors argue that the sector's historical roots are more complex than is usually thought. Written from a multidisciplinary perspective but firmly rooted in the practice of making public histories, this book brings the study of transport museums firmly into the mainstream of academic and professional debate.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780718501068
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
12/20/2001
Series:
Making Histories In Museums Series
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.56(d)

Table of Contents

TOC
1. Transports of Delight: Museums, Visitors and Enthusiasts 2. Trains, Cars, Boats and Planes: Collecting and Displaying Transport 3. Travels in the Past: Dislaying the Social History of Transport 4. Theories and Things: Social History and the Changing Role of the Object 5. To Travel Hopefully: Heritage Transport and the Future of Transport Museums

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