Alberti, S J M M (2017) This Post Mortem Palace. In: Science Museums in transition: Cultures of display in Nineteenth-Century Britain and America. University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, USA, pp. 67-86. ISBN 9780822944751

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Abstract

This volume explores the transformation of scientific exhibitions and museums during the nineteenth century. Contributors focus on comparative case studies across Britain and America, examining the people, spaces, display practices, experiences, and politics that worked not only to define the museum, but to shape public science and scientific knowledge during this period.

Item Type: Book Section
Subjects: A General Works > AM Museums (General). Collectors and collecting (General)
D History General and Old World > DA Great Britain
F History United States, Canada, Latin America > F001 United States local history
H Social Sciences > HF Commerce
Q Science > Q Science (General)
R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Theme: Material culture: creation and use
Department: Science and Technology
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Depositing User: Ross Anderson
Date Deposited: 21 Sep 2017 14:06
Last Modified: 21 Sep 2017 14:06
URI: http://repository.nms.ac.uk/id/eprint/1905

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