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Exhibit labels : an interpretive approach

Author: Beverly Serrell
Publisher: Walnut Creek, Calif. : Alta Mira Press, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides exhibit designers and label writers with a step-by-step guidebook for planning, writing and producing exhibit labels.

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Genre/Form: Guides, manuels, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Beverly Serrell
ISBN: 0761991069 9780761991069 0761991743 9780761991748
OCLC Number: 300818450
Description: xv, 261 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Contents: Foreword by Neil PostmanPrefaceIntroductionPart 1: OverviewChapter 1: Behind It All: A Big IdeaChapter 2: What Are Interpretive Labels?Chapter 3: Types of Labels in ExhibitionsPart 2: Considering the AudienceChapter 4: Who Is the Audience (and What Do They Want)?Chapter 5: Learning StylesChapter 6: Levels of Information and ModalitiesChapter 7: Writing Visitor-Friendly LabelsChapter 8: Selecting the Right Reading LevelChapter 9: Bilingual LabelsChapter 10: Labels That Ask QuestionsPart 3: TasksChapter 11: Getting Started (and Getting It Done)Chapter 12: The Number of WordsChapter 13: Evaluation During DevelopmentChapter 14: Making Words and Images Work TogetherChapter 15: Labels for Interactive ExhibitsChapter 16: Electronic Labels and HypermediaChapter 17: Typographic DesignChapter 18: Production and FabricationChapter 19: Evaluation After OpeningPart 4: SummaryTen Deadly Sins and 14 Helpful Research FindingsGlossaryResource ListBibliographyFigure CreditsIndex
Responsibility: Beverly Serrell.

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