Eilean Hooper-Greenhill has degrees in Fine Arts (University of Reading), Art Education and Sociology of Education (Institute of Education University of London). Hooper-Greenhill, Eilean. Museums and the Shaping of Knowledge. London and New York: Routledge, Chapman & Hall, pp., 32 illus. Cloth $ Eileen Hooper-Greenhill is a, perhaps the, leading practitioner in conferring academic respectability on museums and the concepts concerning them. Her first .

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Antti Revonsuo – – Behavioral and Brain Sciences 21 6: But this does not detract from the value of Hooper-Greenhill’s work. High to Low Avg. This article has no associated abstract. Moving into academic life enabled me to explore and develop aspects of the sociology of culture and education as they impact on museums and learning.

Her study attempts to examine museums in a more relative way, to understand how particular collections of objects that are now often dismissed as trivial and unscientific made cultural sense in their day. Professor of Museum Studies eileaneland hotmail.

Accessibility The University of Leicester is committed to equal access to our facilities. Eilean Hooper-Greenhill’s book is part eileaan this tradition, focusing on how the concept of the museum has taken different institutional forms over the past years. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants.

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Visual Culture and the Fight for Visibility. This entry has no external hooper-greenhikl. RCMG came into being to develop research into museums, education and learning; since its inception these interests have broadened with the input of numerous members of Departmental staff.

Only through such treatments can a clearer understanding be reached of the arbitrary nature of this important institution. The museum became an instrument in the reorientation of power relations hooprr-greenhill countries like France, placing democratic ideologies in the forefront of curatorial work, criticizing the older power arrangements of museums and emphasizing values of the new.

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There was very little written on these themes in and much of my academic career has focused on building this particular element of Museum Studies as a disciple. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.

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Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography. Most notably, the final chapter seems, at times, like an afterthought and does not approach present practices ielean the same relative framework as the earlier sections of the book.

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