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              Books by Conal McCarthy

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              Indigenous Museology: Insights from Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand
                

              Indigenous Museology: Insights from Australia and Aotearoa New Zealand (Hardback)

              By McCarthy, Conal

              • RRP: $94.99
              • $94.99
              • Pub Date
                1 Jan 21

              Indigenous Museology examines the emergence of indigenising museologies in New Zealand, Australia, the USA and Canada. As the first international comparative study of museums and indigenous people, the book produces new knowledge about indigenous ways of knowing, doing and being ...that are emerging from the intersection of museums, heritage and public history with native ontologies and epistemologies. Whilst McCarthy acknowledges the specificities of national contexts, he also takes the time to explore the commonalities and differences between them, thus providing a unique perspective never attempted before.
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              ISBN 9781138576421
              Released AU 1 Jan 2021
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Museums in Focus
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              Museums and Maori: Heritage Professionals, Indigenous Collections, Current Practice
                

              Museums and Maori: Heritage Professionals, Indigenous Collections, Current Practice (Paperback)

              By McCarthy, Conal

              • RRP: $60.99
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              For centuries, M ori treasures, or taonga, have been some of the most prized, popular and precious objects held in museums around the world. From Te Maori to Te Papa and beyond, initiatives in Aotearoa New Zealand over the last 30 years have continued to provide new models for mu...seums around the world. With this has changed the role of museum staff who face new challenges in collecting, caring for and exhibiting the taonga of the M ori people in partnership with iwi (tribes) as well as developments involving the repatriation of human remains, the opening of cultural centres, and debates over identity, cultural property and heritage management. How do museum professionals deal with the indigenous objects in their care from day to day? How do they engage on a practical level with tribal communities? How do museums structure themselves to meet the needs of visitors as well as these communities? For the first time ever, Museums and Maori answers these questions. Using practical examples and the voices of the indigenous professionals and community representatives who have transformed museum practice in New Zealand over the past three decades, this all-new book provides an up-to-the-minute snapshot of New Zealand museums today across the whole range of museum work: mission and governance, management and staffing, collection care and management, exhibition development, education and public programmes, research and training. Ground-breaking initiatives - and their legacies - are revealed through interviews, policy documents, images and observations of professionals at work in museums ranging from the national museum Te Papa to the tiniest regional galleries. Museums and Maori addresses a major gap in the literature and a yawning gulf in professional training, making it indispensible as a reader for students, a handbook for professionals and a critical study relevant to the academic fields of museum and heritage studies, anthropology, art history, cultural studies, history,
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              ISBN 9781877385704
              Published AU 4 Jan 2011
              Publisher Te Papa Press
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              Museums and Maori: Heritage Professionals, Indigenous Collections, Current Practice
               

              Museums and Maori: Heritage Professionals, Indigenous Collections, Current Practice (Hardback)

              By McCarthy, Conal

              • RRP: $252.00
              • $252.00
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              This groundbreaking book explores the revolution in New Zealand museums that is influencing the care and exhibition of indigenous objects around the world.

              ISBN 9781611320763
              Released AU 15 Aug 2011
              Publisher Left Coast Press Inc
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Museums and Maori: Heritage Professionals, Indigenous Collections, Current Practice
                

              Museums and Maori: Heritage Professionals, Indigenous Collections, Current Practice (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By McCarthy, Conal

              • RRP: $73.99
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              This groundbreaking book explores the revolution in New Zealand museums that is influencing the care and exhibition of indigenous objects around the world.

              ISBN 9781611320770
              Released AU 15 Aug 2011
              Publisher Left Coast Press Inc
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Curatopia: Museums and the Future of Curatorship
                

              Curatopia: Museums and the Future of Curatorship (Hardback)

              Edited by Schorch, Philipp; McCarthy, Conal

              • RRP: $189.00
              • $189.00
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              Curatopia explores how curating globally is being (re)conceptualised through engagement with indigenous people in the Pacific and collections and exhibitions in Euro-American institutions. -- .

              ISBN 9781526118196
              Released AU 15 Nov 2018
              Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              Colonial Gothic to Maori Renaissance: Essays in memory of Jonathan Mane-Wheoki
               

              Colonial Gothic to Maori Renaissance: Essays in memory of Jonathan Mane-Wheoki (Hardback)

              By Stocker, Mark; McCarthy, Conal

              • RRP: $91.00
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              Jonathan Mane-Wheoki (1943-2014) was a much loved and respected academic and curator of broad and varied interests, who made an immense contribution to New Zealand art history over almost half a century. Colonial Gothic to Maori Renaissance is a remarkable tribute to his memory f...rom friends, colleagues and former students alike.
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              ISBN 9781776561094
              Published AU 8 Jun 2017
              Publisher Victoria University Press
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Te Papa: Reinventing New Zealand's National Museum 1998-2018
               

              Te Papa: Reinventing New Zealand's National Museum 1998-2018 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By McCarthy, Conal

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              Published to mark 20 years since the landmark opening of Te Papa on 1998, this book by well-known museum studies academic Conal McCarthy examines the vision behind the museum, how it has evolved in the last two decades, and the particular way Te Papa goes about the business of be...ing a national museum, with major history, natural history and art collections, in a nation with two Treaty partners.
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              ISBN 9780994136268
              Published AU 8 Feb 2018
              Publisher Te Papa Press
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              Exhibiting Maori: A History of Colonial Cultures of Display
                

              Exhibiting Maori: A History of Colonial Cultures of Display (Paperback)

              By McCarthy, Conal

              • RRP: $93.50
              • $74.80
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              Presents a comprehensive assessment of the display of Maori culture since the nineteenth century. This book traces the long journey from curio to specimen, artefact, art and taonga (treasure). It draws on research to tell the remarkable story of Maori resistance to, involvement i...n, and eventual capture of the display of their culture.
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              ISBN 9781845204754
              Released AU 1 Mar 2007
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Curatopia: Museums and the Future of Curatorship
                

              Curatopia: Museums and the Future of Curatorship (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Edited by Schorch, Philipp; McCarthy, Conal

              • RRP: $93.99
              • $93.99
              • Pub Date
                1 May 20

              Curatopia explores how curating globally is being (re)conceptualised through engagement with indigenous people in the Pacific and collections and exhibitions in Euro-American institutions. -- .

              ISBN 9781526147974
              Released AU 1 May 2020
              Publisher Manchester University Press
              Interest Age 16+ years
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