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Author Williams, Paul Harvey
Title Memorial museums : the global rush to commemorate atrocities / Paul Williams
Imprint Oxford ; New York : Berg, 2007
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  D2.5 .W55 2007    AVAILABLE    30610020262739
 Ethnology Library  D2.5 .W55 2007    DUE 08-18-21    30520020681053
Edition English ed
Descript vii, 226 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Very different proposition : introducing the memorial museum -- The surviving object : presence and absence in memorial museums -- Photographic memory : images from calamitous histories -- Rocks and hard places : location and spatiality in memorial museums -- Diplomatic assignment : the political fortunes of memorial museums -- The memorial museum identity complex : victimhood, culpability, and responsibility -- Looming disaster : memorial museums and the shaping of historic consciousness -- Fighting the forgetful future
Subject Atrocities -- Museums
Terrorism -- Museums
Historical museums
Museum technique
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