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Cataloguing culture: legacies of colonialism in museum documentation

Cataloguing culture: legacies of colonialism in museum documentation
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ISBN 0774863935 (softcover)
9780774863933 (softcover)
Author Turner, Hannah 1986-
Title Cataloguing culture : legacies of colonialism in museum documentation / Hannah Turner
Publisher Vancouver : UBC Press, 2020
Physical desc. xiii, 243 pages ; illustrations ; 24 cm.
Bibliography etc. Includes bibliographical references (pages 216-227) and index.
Contents Writing desiderata: defining evidence in the field -- On the margins: paper systems of classification -- Ordering devices and Indian files: cataloguing ethnographic specimens -- Pragmatic classification: the routine work of description after 1950 -- Object, specimen, data: computerization and the legacy of dirty data -- Conclusion: a museum data legacy for the future.
Corporate name National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) -- Case studies
Subject Museums -- Collection management -- Case studies
Ethnological museums and collections -- Case studies
Indians of North America -- Material culture -- Case studies
Museums and Indians -- Case studies
Museums -- Collection management
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