Climate Change and Museum Futures (Routledge Research in by Fiona Cameron,Brett Neilson

By Fiona Cameron,Brett Neilson

Climate switch is a fancy and dynamic environmental, cultural and political phenomenon that's reshaping our dating to nature. weather switch is an international strength, with worldwide affects. doable ideas on what to do needs to contain dialogues and decision-making with many firms, stakeholder teams and groups crossing all sectors and scales. present coverage techniques are insufficient and discovering a consensus on the best way to decrease degrees of greenhouse gases within the surroundings via overseas protocols has confirmed tricky. Gaps among technology and society restrict executive and ability to interact with groups to dealer cutting edge suggestions to weather swap.

Drawing on modern study and inventive programming tasks, this assortment info the $64000 roles and organizations that cultural associations (in specific, common background and technology museums and technological know-how centres) can play inside of those gaps as assets, catalysts and alter brokers in weather swap debates and decision-making tactics; as particular public and trans-national areas the place diversified stakeholders, govt and groups can meet; the place wisdom will be mediated, competing discourses and agendas tabled and debated; and the place either person and collective motion can be activated.

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