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Toward the 21st century : new directions for Canada's national museums = En vue de 21e siècle : orientation nouvelle des musées nationaux du Canada / edited by Leslie H. Tepper.

By: Tepper, Leslie Heyman, 1947-
Contributor(s): Canadian Museum of Civilization
Language: English Language: French Series: Directorate paper. 5 / Canadian Museum of Civilization ; 5Publisher: Hull, Quebec : Canadian Museum of Civilization, 1989.Description: vii, 184p. ; 24cm.ISBN: 0660502925Other title: En vue de 21e siècle
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Mainly in English; preliminary matter bilingual and some articles in French. - Bibl.: p.174-184. - Contents: Introduction / L.H. Tepper; 1, The background. Our national museums / Flora MacDonald; Museums and the Canadian community / D.A. Muise; 2, The vision. Crossroads of cultures: the new Canadian Museum of Civilization / George F. MacDonald; Bringing science and technology to Canadians / J. Wm. McGowan; A future in the past: the National Gallery of Canada / Gyde Shepherd; Describing the origins of everything with examples / Alan R. Emery; 3, Case studies. Le mandat national des Services éducatifs / M.V. Cheff; New directions for the Canadian Museum of Civilization / Lorna Kee; Entre la tour de babel et le cheval de troie / P. Carpentier; Counter-revolution in curatorship / Geoff Rider; 4, Commentary. View from the museum community / W.J. Withrow; Les musées au Québec / J. Trudel; Reading the national museums / J. Cannizzo.