Chapter 5. Museums and Anthropologies

Practices and Narratives

  1. Sharon Macdonald
  1. Anthony Alan Shelton

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996836.ch5

A Companion to Museum Studies

A Companion to Museum Studies

How to Cite

Shelton, A. A. (2006) Museums and Anthropologies, in A Companion to Museum Studies (ed S. Macdonald), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470996836.ch5

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:

  • museums;
  • anthropology;
  • institutionalization;
  • colonization

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Origins and Foundation Narratives, 1836–1931

  • Divergences, Eclipses, and Renewals, 1932–1994

  • Post-narrative Museology, 1994–2005