The colonial museum and UNESCO in the Asia-Pacific region

Sweet, Jonathan 2010, The colonial museum and UNESCO in the Asia-Pacific region, PhD thesis, School of History Heritage and Society.

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Title The colonial museum and UNESCO in the Asia-Pacific region
Author Sweet, JonathanORCID iD for Sweet, Jonathan
School School of History Heritage and Society
Faculty Faculty of Arts and Education
Degree type Research doctorate
Degree name PhD
Thesis advisor Logan, William
Langfield, Michele
Rentschler, Ruth
Date submitted 2010-09-14
Keyword(s) Museums - History
Museums - Pacific Area
Museums - Asia
Museums - Social aspects
Summary This thesis is an account of the role of UNESCO in promoting museology in the Asia-Pacific region after World War II. It shows how the strategy to advance cross-cultural mutual understanding through museum programmes built upon the British colonial museum system and facilitated new professional networks.
Language eng
Indigenous content off
Field of Research 210204 Museum Studies
Socio Economic Objective 950399 Heritage not elsewhere classified
Description of original iv, 302 leaves ; 30 cm.
Dewey Decimal Classification 069.091823
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