The Museum Message: Its Construction and Presentation
Principal Investigator: Park, Linda K. (2)
Licence Number: 12101
Organization: Department of Anthropology and Sociology, University of British Columbia
Licenced Year(s): 1993 1992
Issued: Jan 01, 1992
Project Team: None

Objective(s): To explore the social processes through which knowledge is produced and disseminated at four Western Canadian museums with anthropological mandates.

Project Description: The research will involve the study of the relationship between museum social organization (e.g., director, staff) and the museological product (e.g., exhibitions, programmes). The researcher will explore the social processes through which knowledge is produced and disseminated at four Western Canadian museums with anthropological mandates, one of which is the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre.