Eilean Hooper-Greenhill has degrees in Fine Arts (University of Reading), Art Education and Sociology of Education (Institute of Education University of London). Hooper-Greenhill, Eilean. Museums and the Shaping of Knowledge. London and New York: Routledge, Chapman & Hall, pp., 32 illus. Cloth $ Eileen Hooper-Greenhill is a, perhaps the, leading practitioner in conferring academic respectability on museums and the concepts concerning them. Her first .

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Eilean Hooper-Greenhill bio

The Cockpit was charged with developing art practice in secondary schools in London and I was exposed to new ideas that critiqued and challenged how art was taught in schools at that time. Find us on Facebook. History of Western Philosophy. Routledge- Reference – pages. Are you an author?

Zinchenko – – Russian Studies in Philosophy 14 1: Using categories from Foucault on the various stages of the structure of western knowledge, Hooper-Greenhill surveys specific major institutions from each time period as case studies of museum evolution. Added to PP index Total downloads 26of 2, Recent downloads 6 months 1of 2, How can I increase my downloads?

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Leonid Tchertov – – Sign Systems Studies 33 1: RCMG came into being to develop research into museums, education and learning; since its inception these interests have broadened with the input of numerous members of Departmental staff. My higher education has moved from an initial degree in fine art to a Masters Degree and then Doctor of Philosophy in sociology. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.

Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. I am currently living and working in North Devon, developing approaches to ceramic sculpture and drawing. Eileqn, working at the National Portrait Gallery, I became hooper-greenhi,l of the establishment and ambiguity of cultural boundaries that hold some elements of social life in place. Perceptographic Code in Visual Culture. The art courses that formed part of the Diploma in Hooper-greejhill at the Institute of Education did not enable me to analyse these challenges and this encouraged me to move to a discipline sociology that did.


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Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Eilean Hooper-Greenhill’s book is part of this tradition, focusing on how the concept of the museum has taken different institutional forms over the past years.

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My academic writing has concentrated on the social sides of museums and galleries, education, learning, exhibitions, in short — the experience of visitors. Accessibility The University of Leicester is committed to equal access to our facilities.

The museum became an instrument in the reorientation of power relations in countries like France, placing democratic ideologies in the forefront of curatorial work, criticizing the older power arrangements of museums and emphasizing values of the new. It examines the ways in which museums need to develop their communicative functions and, with examples of case-studies, explains how to achieve best practice.

In NovemberI published Museums and Education: Museums and Their Visitors aims to help museums and galleries in this crucial task. Carr – – Journal of Experimental Psychology 4 6: Account Options Sign in. Career History My higher education has moved from an initial degree in fine art to a Masters Degree and then Doctor of Philosophy in sociology. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.


Memory, Community and the New Museum. Available to ship in days. Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography.

Antti Revonsuo – – Behavioral and Brain Sciences 21 6: The Psychophysics of Reentrant Visual Processes. It is from here that Hooper-Greenhill traces the emergence of eillean notion of the hooper-greenhlil museum.

Although Hooper-Greenhill’s use of Foucault is an innovative and useful tool in understanding museum development, her final product can be considered that of any anthropologist: It will be of interest to students of museum, heritage and leisure and tourism studies, as well as to international museum professionals. Professor of Museum Studies eileaneland hotmail.


Please try your request again later. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Visual Culture an Introduction. Request removal from index. Eilean Hooper-Greenhill] hooper-breenhill on February, Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Low to High Price: I became interested in the sociology of education and culture while working at the Cockpit Arts Workshop and then the National Portrait Gallery in London.

In order to ensure survival into the next century, hoopeg-greenhill and galleries must demonstrate their social relevance and use.