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Museums That "Matter": An Analysis of Four History Museums

@inproceedings{Settle2010MuseumsT,
  title={Museums That "Matter": An Analysis of Four History Museums},
  author={Lora Elizabeth Settle},
  year={2010}
}
Museums have, in recent years, experienced an increasing amount of pressure to fulfill their role as public institutions for both education and entertainment. For museums to ensure their success in this role, they must constantly investigate their operations in order to maximize their effectiveness. Common museological theories and literature are shared by museum professionals across the globe, roughly forming an ideal standard for museums. This study argues, however, against an ideal standard… 

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