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The SAGE Handbook of Social Anthropology is a contemporary landmark volume that defines the field and outlines new directions in research. Divided into four sections, each edited by leading figures in social anthropology, this exhaustive Handbook covers interfaces, places, methodologies and futures. Within each section authors at the leading edge of the discipline contribute in-depth chapters on the central principles and latest developments in their area of expertise.
Chapter 1.13: Anthropology and Museums
Anthropology and Museums
This chapter reviews the relationship between anthropology and museums over roughly the last 30 years.1 That relationship is transnational but can be explored in the space available only by concentrating on a few aspects best covered for Europe and North America. Especially in the last 20 years anthropology and museums have ...