Museum Ethics in Practice by Gary Edson

By Gary Edson

This quantity is a advisor to the tricky moral questions museums paintings involves. whereas selling the price of moral idea and perform in museums, Edson tackles a number of key controversies and likewise corrects a few winning misconceptions approximately museum ethics, resembling the variation among social morals ethics as they relate to the museum context.

Drawing at the author’s huge instructing event, Museum Ethics in perform offers transparent and useful counsel at the program of ethics to the museum profession. utilizing example-driven arguments that include various case studies from world wide, this publication is a superb source for museum studies students and pros at present operating in museums.

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