Presence of mind : museums and the spirit of learning / edited by Bonnie Pitman.

Title: 
Presence of mind : museums and the spirit of learning / edited by Bonnie Pitman.

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Publisher: 
Washington, DC : American Association of Museums, ©1999.
Description: 
184 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Other Authors: 
Pitman, Bonnie.
American Association of Museums.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
142914
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Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
AM11.P74 1999z
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: 
Places for explorations and memories / B. Pitman --
Thinking about my museum journey / E.H. Gurian --
Critical issues for museums in our expanding role / A.S. George --
Staying with the big picture / D. Rice --
Some thoughts on improving education in museums / J. White --
Critical issues for making art museums effective educational institutions / P.B. Williams --
Revisiting critical issues : the view from a semi-retiree / Z.M. Felton --
Museum education in transition / C.P. Blackmon --
Artifacts and artifictions / S. Duensing --
Conversations with colleagues / T. Bridal --
Moving beyond the millennial transition / S.B. Marcus --
Looking toward the future / S. Bernstein --
Choice and authenticity / B. Moore --
Is there method in our madness? : improvisation in the practice of museum education / M.E. Munley --
Elegant programs and conversations / M. Spock --
Real pearls at the postmodern museum potluck : constructivism and inclusiveness / M. Chambers --
Museums and a learning community / D. Frankel.
ISBN: 
0931201586
9780931201585