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Author Kavanagh, Gaynor.

Title Dream spaces : memory and the museum / Gaynor Kavanagh
Published New York : Leicester University Press, 2000

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 MELB  069 Kav/Dsm  DUE 12-12-19
Description viii, 200 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents 1. Dream spaces, memories and museums -- 2. What is memory? -- 3. Remembering and forgetting -- 4. Memory and life stages -- 5. Memory in late life -- 6. Remembering and the society of others -- 7. The art of listening -- 8. Oral history and museums -- 9. Recording memories -- 10. Working with testimony -- 11. Dynamics of interviewing -- 12. Collections of objects, or memories? -- 13. Collecting memories and objects -- 14. Reminiscence and the older adult -- 15. Working with reminiscence -- 16. Working with the memory bearers -- 17. Bearing witness -- 18. Memories, dream spaces and the visit -- 19. Dreaming the rational -- 20. Memory spaces, dreams and museums
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Museums -- Philosophy.
Museums -- Social aspects.
Museums -- Educational aspects.
Memory (Philosophy)
Memory -- Social aspects.
Learning, Psychology of.
Communication and culture.
LC no. 99043639
ISBN 0718502078
0718502280 paperback