Representing over a century of leading college and university museums, the presenters will reflect upon the fundamental ideals of academic museums and their essential importance in providing perspective, understanding, values and wisdom to students, faculty and a general public buffeted by the competing concerns of an increasingly fragmented and combative global society.
|Number of pages||1|
|Publication status||Published - 21 Jun 2018|
|Event||Audacious Ideas: University Museums as Change-Agents for a Better World - University of Miami, Miami, United States|
Duration: 21 Jun 2018 → 24 Jun 2018
|Conference||Audacious Ideas: University Museums as Change-Agents for a Better World|
|Abbreviated title||Audacious Ideas|
|Period||21/06/18 → 24/06/18|
Eiland, W., King, L., Simpson, A., & Wetenhall, J. (2018). Why we matter: reflections on the importance of academic museums. 11. Abstract from Audacious Ideas: University Museums as Change-Agents for a Better World, Miami, United States.