Institutional trauma : major change in museums and its effect on staff / Elaine Heumann Gurian, editor.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-146311

Description

192 p. ; 26 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Museums Management Social aspects.
Museums Philosophy.
Social change History.

Originator

Gurian, Elaine Heumann, 1937-
American Association of Museums.

Contents

Preface / Elaine Heumann Gurian -- Introduction / Rina Bar-Lev Elieli and Laurence J. Gould -- Moving the museum / Elaine Heumann Gurian -- Mitigating staff stress in a natural disaster / John R. Brumgardt -- The Unionization of the Exploratorium / Joseph G. Ansel, Jr. -- The Illness and death of the chairman / Marcia White and Talbert Spence -- The Syndrome of the first paid director / Rowena Stewart -- The Long march to the new museum: a work in progress / Patrick Norris -- Life on a fiscal precipice / Holly Hotchner -- A Merger in limbo / Judith Hansen O'Toole -- Remaking the museum / Kathleen McLean and Suzanne LeBlanc.

Publication

Washington, D.C. : American Association of Museums

Description

192 p. ; 26 cm.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-184) and index.
From President's office, 2003.

ISBN

0931201195 (hard)
0931201209 (paper)

Call Number

Stacks AM11.I59 1995

Places

United States