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|Genre/Form:||Conference papers and proceedings
|Material Type:||Conference publication, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.)|
|Notes:||Papers presented at the opening international symposium of the National Museum of the American Indian held Sept. 20, 2004.|
|Description:||144 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.|
|Contents:||Foreword: Cultural futures / W. Richard West, Jr. --
Introduction: Coming full circle / Elaine Heumann Gurian --
Living entities / Jette Sandahl --
Native voice at the Canadian Museum of Civilization / George F. Macdonald --
Establishing connections, releasing capacities : a reflection on the resurgence of indigenous arts in Australia / Bernice L. Murphy --
The Museum Of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa : a bicultural model for museums / Dame Cheryll Sotheran --
Australian museums and indigenous peoples : from previous possessions to ongoing responsibilities / Des Griffen --
In search of an indigenous place : museums and indigenous culture / Richard W. Hill, Sr. --
On being Indian : museums and indigenous engagement in human development / Amareswar Galla --
Blessing : Ganonyok / G. Peter Jemison (Seneca).
|Series Title:||NMAI editions.|
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This book was published as the Smithsonian opened the National Museum of the American Indian on the National Mall. The authors describe the NMAI's process of surveying their membership and visitors to the George Gustav Heye Center, and the results of their analysis. The idea of a "fourth museum"...
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