Chapter 31. Postmodern Restructurings

  1. Sharon Macdonald
  1. Nick Prior

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996836.ch31

A Companion to Museum Studies

A Companion to Museum Studies

How to Cite

Prior, N. (2006) Postmodern Restructurings, in A Companion to Museum Studies (ed S. Macdonald), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470996836.ch31

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405108393

Online ISBN: 9780470996836

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Keywords:

  • restructurings;
  • amusement arcade;
  • socio-economic displacement;
  • urban regeneration;
  • postmodernism

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Urban Regeneration and the Soft City

  • Spectacles of Exhibition and Display

  • Postmodern Perception: From Distinction to Distraction?

  • Conclusion: Going, Going, Gone?