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Museum Administration / Edition 1

Museum Administration / Edition 1

by Hugh H. Genoways, Lynne M. Ireland
     
 

ISBN-10: 0759102945

ISBN-13: 9780759102941

Pub. Date: 10/01/2003

Publisher: AltaMira Press

Wondering what a museum director actually does? About to start your first director's job? Looking for guidance in starting up a museum or working with a museum director? Hugh Genoways and Lynne Ireland have taken the mystery out and put common sense and good guidance in. Learn about everything from budgets and strategic planning to human resources and facilities

Overview

Wondering what a museum director actually does? About to start your first director's job? Looking for guidance in starting up a museum or working with a museum director? Hugh Genoways and Lynne Ireland have taken the mystery out and put common sense and good guidance in. Learn about everything from budgets and strategic planning to human resources and facilities management to collections and programming. Genoways and Ireland also help you tackle legal documents, legal and ethical issues, and challenges for the modern museum. Case studies and exercises throughout help you review and practice what you are learning, and their extensive references will be a welcome resource.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780759102941
Publisher:
AltaMira Press
Publication date:
10/01/2003
Series:
American Association for State and Local History Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
416
Sales rank:
796,394
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.12(h) x 0.84(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1 Preface w/Acknowledgments Chapter 2 Chapter 1: Introduction Chapter 3 Chapter 2: In the Beginning Chapter 4 Chapter 3: The Working Museum Chapter 5 Chapter 4: Strategic Planning Chapter 6 Chapter 5: Budgets and Accounting Chapter 7 Chapter 6: Development Chapter 8 Chapter 7: Personnel Management Chapter 9 Chapter 8: Collection Management Policies Chapter 10 Chapter 9: Facilities Management Chapter 11 Chapter 10: Ethics and Professional Conduct Chapter 12 Chapter 11: Marketing and Public Relations Chapter 13 Chapter 12: Public Programs Chapter 14 Chapter 13: Legal Issues Chapter 15 Chapter 14: The "Isms": Challenges for Modern Museums Chapter 16 Chapter 15: Into the Third Millennium Part 17 References Part 18 Index Part 19 About the Authors

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