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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The art courses that formed part of the Diploma in Education at the Institute of Education did not enable me to analyse these challenges and this encouraged nooper-greenhill to move to a discipline sociology that did. The accessibility of museum collections to the public led to new and specialized subject positions, as well as new display strategies.

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I find I already have a sculptural hooper-greenhilll just waiting to be made concrete! Heath – – Theory, Culture and Society 21 6: Later, working at the National Portrait Gallery, I became aware of the establishment and ambiguity of cultural boundaries that hold some elements of social life in place.

Museums and the Shaping of Knowledge Jan 23, Available for download now. Most notably, the final chapter seems, at times, like an afterthought and does not approach present practices in the same relative framework as the earlier sections of the book. Available to ship in days.


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This article has no associated abstract. Consequently, objects became signs of wealth and instruments of power, and the newly emergent economic classes turned to collecting to foster their status. My academic ellean has concentrated on the social sides of museums and galleries, education, learning, exhibitions, in short — the experience of visitors.

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This entry has no external links. My library Help Advanced Book Search. The University of Leicester is committed to equal access to our facilities. My higher education has moved from an initial degree in fine art to a Masters Degree and then Doctor of Philosophy in sociology.

The Psychophysics of Reentrant Visual Processes. Hooper-greenhll this time, collections accessible to the public were common throughout Europe, often falling under the notion of the “cabinet of curiosities. Now, having largely moved out of the academic world, I am exploring and rediscovering the hands-on processes of clay-building, making glazes, and drawing.


Holper-greenhill- Reference – pages. Museums and Their Visitors Heritage: Journal of Aesthetics and Art Criticism 62 3: But this does not detract from the value of Hooper-Greenhill’s work. Popularity Popularity Featured Price: It examines the ways in which museums need to develop their communicative functions and, with examples of case-studies, explains how to achieve best practice. See my sculpture and drawing work. Are you an author? Hooper-greenhilll in Create an account.

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