ISBN-10:
1933253134
ISBN-13:
9781933253138
Pub. Date:
05/15/2009
Publisher:
American Association of Museums
Life Stages of the Museum Visitor: Building Engagement Over a Lifetime

Life Stages of the Museum Visitor: Building Engagement Over a Lifetime

by Susie Wilkening, James Chung

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ISBN-13: 9781933253138
Publisher: American Association of Museums
Publication date: 05/15/2009
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 163
Product dimensions: 6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements

Preface

Introduction

                Museums and Community

1. Generational Dynamics at Play

                An Open Letter from Museum Advocates of America

2. The Research

                Does Anyone Care About Me?  

3. The Changing Face of America

                Top Ten-No, Top 14-List of Interpretation Preferences

4. Museum Advocates, Part 1: Who Are They?

                Getting the Word Out

5. Museum Advocates, Part 2: Where Do They Come From?

                Where Is Everyone?

6. The Challenge of Moms

                Giving: It Is All About Age

7. “We’ve Outgrown Museums”: Middle-School Students

                Best and Worst Thank You Notes Ever

8. Generation Y

                Difficult Issues, Inclusive History

9. Older Women, The Dream Visitors

                Seeking Respite and Retreat

10. Older Men: Amazing Grace

                 Authenticity and Museums

11. Six Trends

Index

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