COVID-19 Response at Fishpond.com.au

Read what we're doing...

Museums and Maori
By

Rating

Product Description
Product Details

Table of Contents

He Mihi -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction: Museums and indigenous people -- Part one: From monoculturalism to biculturalism -- 1 Before Te Maori -- 2 The Te Maori exhibition -- 3 After Te Maori -- Part two: Biculturalism in practice -- 4 Into a new century -- 5 Reforming museology at Te Papa -- 6 Evolving museum practice -- Part three: Beyond biculturalism? -- 'A new net goes fishing' -- 8 Biculturalism and its discontents.

About the Author

Conal McCarthy is the programme director in the School of Art History, Classics and Religious Studies at Victoria University of Wellington.

Reviews

"Using a theoretical perspective grounded in museum practice, McCarthy masterfully brings the experiences of both museum professionals and Maori communities together over the past three decades and discusses the successes, pitfalls and frustrations posed by the social and ethnic tensions that exist in New Zealand despite the governments attempts at 'biculturalism' This case study of museums and Maori could fit any country where Europeans invaded and colonized indigenous peoples. This book is required reading for museum professionals currently working in museums that hold and exhibit indigenous collections and for anyone planning to become a museum professional. I would also recommend this to anyone studying identity politics, the history of colonization and de-colonization, and the advancements by indigenous peoples throughout the world who are engaging in the process of self-determination.' Shelby Tisdale, PhD, Director Museum of Indian Arts & Culture, Santa Fe"

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling Museums and Maori: Heritage Professionals, Indigenous Collections, Current Practice on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Back to top