Description: This bibliography contains a selection of resources relative to the discussion of museums in the context of this research project.

Alberta Culture, Alberta Museums and Related Institutions Data-Base (Government of Alberta , 1986).
Alberta Museums Association, Standards Investigation Committee Report (Edmonton: October 1987). 
Alberti, Samuel J.M.M, Nature and Culture: Objects, Disciplines and the Manchester Museum (Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2009). 
Ames, Michael, Cannibal Tours and Glass Boxes: The Anthropology of Museums(Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 1991). 
Appadurai, Arjun (ed.), The Social Life of Things: Commodification in Cultural Perspective (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1986). 
Ashley, Susan, “State Authority and the Public Sphere: ideas on the changing role of the museum as a Canadian social institution” in Museums and their Communities, ed. Sheila Watson (London: Routledge, 2007), 485–500. 
Bal, Mieke, Double Exposure: The Subject of Cultural Analysis (New York: Routledge, 1996). 
Balzer, David. Curationism: How Curating Took Over the Art World and Everything Else (Toronto: Coach House Books, 2014. 
Baudrillard, Jean, “The System of Collecting” in The Cultures of Collecting, John Elsner and Roger Cardinal, eds. (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1994), p. 7–24. 
Bautista, Susana Smith, Museums in the Digital Age: Changing Meanings of Place, Community, and Culture (Lanham, Maryland: AltaMira Press, 2014). 
Bennett, Tony, The Birth of the Museum: History, Theory, Politics (New York: Routledge, 1995). 
Berger, Maurice, ed., “The ‘Corporate’ Museum” in Museums of Tomorrow: A Virtual Discussion (New York: Distributed Art Publishers, 2004), p. 47–80. 
Black, Graham, Transforming Museums in the Twenty-First Century (NY: Routledge, 2012). 
Boas, Franz, “Museums of Ethnology and their Classification” in Science, New Series, 9/228 (June 17, 1887), 587–589. 
Boas, Franz, “Some Principles of Museum Administration” in Science, New Series, 25/650 (June 14, 1907), 921–933. 
Bourdieu, Pierre and Darbel, Alain, L’Amour de l’art: Les Musées européens et leur public (Paris: Minuit, 1969). English trans. The Love of Art: European Art Museums and their Public, trans. Caroline Beattie and Nick Merriman (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1990). 
Bryman, Alan, “The Disneyization of Society” in McDonaldsization: The Reader, George Ritzer, ed. (Thousand Oaks: Pine Forge, 2002), p. 52–59. 
Candlin, Fiona, Micromuseology: An Analysis of Small Independent Museums (London: Bloomsbury, 2016). 
Carbonell, Bettina Messias, ed., Museum Studies: An Anthology of Contexts (Malden, MA: Blackwell, 2004). 
a. Hooper-Greenhill, Eilean, “Changing Values in the Art Museum: rethinking communication and learning”, 517–532. 
b. Janes, Robert, “Museums, Corporatism and the Civil Society”, 549–561. 
c. Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, Barbara, “From Ethnology to Heritage: the role of the museum”, 199–205. 
d. McMaster, Gerald, “Museums and the Native Voice”, 377–382. 
e. Preziosi, Donald, “Narrativity and the Museological Myths of Nationality”, 82–91. 
f. Weil, Stephen E., “Speaking About Museums: a meditation on language”, 590–598. 
g. Witcomb, Andrea, “Interactivity in Museums: the politics of narrative style”, 580–589. 
Clavir, Miriam. Preserving What is Valued: Museums, Conservation, and First Nations (Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2002). 
Clifford, James, “Museums as Contact Zones” in Routes: Travel and Translation in the Late Twentieth Century (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1997), p. 188–219. 
Clifford, James, “On Collecting Art and Culture” in The Predicament of Culture: Twentieth-Century Ethnography, Literature, and Art (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1988), p. 215–51. 
Conaty, Gerald T. (ed.), We Are Coming Home: repatriation and the restoration of Blackfoot cultural confidence (Athabasca University Press, 2015). 
Conn, Steven, Do Museums Still Need Objects? (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2010). 
Coombes, Annie E., “Museums and the Formation of National and Cultural Identities” in Oxford Art Journal 11 (1988), p. 57–68. 
Dibley, Ben, “The Museum’s Redemption: Contact Zones, Government and the Limit of Reform” in International Journal of Cultural Studies 8, 1 (2005), p. 5–27. 
Dudley, Sandra H. (ed.), Museum Materialities: objects, engagements, interpretations (London: Routledge, 2010). 
Duncan, Carol, Civilizing Rituals: Inside Public Art Museums (London: Routledge, 1995). 
Duncan, Carol and Wallach, Alan, “The Museum of Art as Late Capitalist Ritual” in Marxist Perspectives (Winter 1978), p. 28–51. 
Duncan, Carol and Wallach, Alan, “The Universal Survey MuseumZ” in Art History 3 (December 1980), p. 448–69. 
Ernst, Wolfgang, “Archi(ve)textures of Museology” in Museums and Memory, Susan A. Crane, ed. (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2000), p. 17–34. 
Falk, John H. and Lynn D. Dierking, The Museum Experience Revisited (Walnut Creek, CA: Left Coast Press, 2013). 
Golding, Viv and Wayne Modest (eds.), Museums and Communities: Curators, Collections and Collaboration (NY: Bloomsbury, 2013). 
Gosden, Chris and Larson, Frances, Knowing Things: Exploring the Collections at the Pitt Rivers Museum 1884–1945 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007). 
Greenblatt, Stephen,“Resonance and Wonder” in Exhibiting Cultures: The Poetics and Politics of Museum Display, Ivan Karp and Steven D. Lavine, eds. (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1991), p. 42–56. 
Guthe, Carl E. and Grace M. Guthe, The Canadian Museum Movement (Canadian Museums Association, 1958). 
Haraway, Donna, “Teddy Bear Patriarchy: Taxidermy in the Garden of Eden, New York City, 1908–1986” in Primate Visions: Gender, Race, and Nature in the World of Modern Science (New York: Routledge, 1989), p. 26–58. 
Hill, Kate, Culture and Class in English Public Museums, 1850–1914 (Aldershot: Ashgate, 2005). 
Hooper-Greenhill, Eilean, Museums and the Interpretation of Visual Culture (London: Routledge, 2000). 
Janes, Robert R., Museums in a Troubled World: Renewal, Irrelevance or Collapse? (London: Routledge, 2009). 
Janes, Robert R., Museums and the Paradox of Change, 3rd edition (London: Routledge, 2013). 
Kidd, Jenny, Museums in the New Mediascape: Transmedia, Participation, Ethics (Surrey: Ashgate, 2014). 
Kirschenblatt-Gimblett, Barbara, Destination Culture: Tourism, Museums, and Heritage (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1998). 
MacDonald, George F., and Stephen Alsford, “Canadian Museums and the Representation of Culture in a Multicultural Nation” in Museums and their Communities, ed. Sheila Watson (London: Routledge, 2007), 276–291. 
Maleuvre, Didier, Museum Memories: History, Technology, Art (Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1999). 
Malraux, André, Museum Without Walls (Garden City, New York: Doubelday, 1967). 
McClellan, Andrew, ed., Art and its Publics: Museum Studies at the Millennium (Oxford: Blackwell, 2003). 
McLoughlin, Moira, Museums and the Representation of Native Canadians: Negotiating the Borders of Culture (New York: Routledge, 1999). (ILL request Jan 26, 2016) 
McTavish, Lianne. Defining the Modern Museum: A Case Study of the Challenges of Exchange (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2013). 
McTavish, Lianne, “The Torrington Gopher Hole Museum: A Model Institution,” in Museums and the Past: Constructing Historical Consciousness, eds. Viviane Gosselin and Phaedra Livingston (Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press, 2016), 60-77. 
Onciul, Byrony,“Community Engagement, Curatorial Practice, and Museum Ethose in Alberta, Canada” in Museums and Communities: curators, collections and collaboration, ed. Viv Golding and Wayne Modest (London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2013), 79–97. 
Parry, Ross, Recoding the Museum: digital heritage and the technologies of change (London: Routledge, 2007). 
Phillips, Ruth. Trading Identities: The Souvenir in Native North American Art from the Northeast, 1700-1900 (Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1998). 
Phillips, Ruth, Museum Pieces: Toward the Indigenization of Canadian Museums (Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2011). 
Smith, Laurajane. Uses of Heritage (New York: Routledge, 2006. 
Taimre, Liisi,“Do It Yourself (DIY) Museums. Study on small museums in Estonia and the people behind them” in Museological Review 17(January 2013), 26–35. 
Vergo, Peter (ed.), The New Museology (London: Reaktion Books, 1989). 
Weil, Stephen E., Rethinking the Museum and Other Meditations (Washington: Smithsonian Institution, 1990.) 
Weil, Stephen E., Making Museums Matter (Washington: Smithsonian Books, 2002.) 
Witcomb, Andrea, Re-imagining the Museum: Beyond the Mausoleum (London: Routledge, 2003). 
Yates, Bridget, “Coming to Terms with Change: The New Curator,” Museum International 45, 4 (1993): 41-5. 
Young, Brian. The Making and Unmaking of a University Museum: The McCord, 1921-1996 (Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2000).