Objects of Culture: Ethnology and Ethnographic Museums in Imperial Germany / Edition 1

Objects of Culture: Ethnology and Ethnographic Museums in Imperial Germany / Edition 1

by H. Glenn Penny
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0807854301

ISBN-13: 9780807854303

Pub. Date: 12/09/2002

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press

Objects of Culture: Ethnology and Ethnographic Museums in Imperial Germany

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Objects of Culture: Ethnology and Ethnographic Museums in Imperial Germany

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ISBN-13:
9780807854303
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
12/09/2002
Edition description:
1
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents


Acknowledgments Introduction Chapter 1. Modernist Visions and Municipal Displays: The Founding and Development of German Ethnographic Museums Chapter 2. The International Market in Material Culture Chapter 3. The Cultures of Collecting and the Politics of Science Chapter 4. The Audience as Author: Museums in Public Chapter 5. Museum Chaos: Spectacle and Order in German Ethnographic Museums Conclusion Notes Bibliography Index

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