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Paradigm shift?

Paradigm shift.  A fancy phrase that museologists use to describe the change within the museum field over the past thirty years.  But have museums shifted as the theory suggests?  Reinventing the Museum discusses this theoretical change within our public institutions.  … Continue reading

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Not Inevitable, Eternal, Ideal, nor Divine

Much has been written about the “paradigm shift” in museum philosophy over nearly the last century.  This shift has largely been characterized by a change from an internal, collections focused institution to an external, visitor focused one.  But what does … Continue reading

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