Why we matter: reflections on the importance of academic museums

William Eiland, Lyndel King, Andrew Simpson, John Wetenhall

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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.

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ConferenceAudacious Ideas: University Museums as Change-Agents for a Better World
Abbreviated titleAudacious Ideas
CountryUnited States
CityMiami
Period21/06/1824/06/18
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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.
Eiland, William ; King, Lyndel ; Simpson, Andrew ; Wetenhall, John. / Why we matter : reflections on the importance of academic museums. Abstract from Audacious Ideas: University Museums as Change-Agents for a Better World, Miami, United States.1 p.
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2018. 11 Abstract from Audacious Ideas: University Museums as Change-Agents for a Better World, Miami, United States.

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