Museum Careers

Author : N Elizabeth Schlatter
ISBN : 9781315424200
Genre : Social Science
File Size : 52.11 MB
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This concise volume is the place to start for anyone considering a career in museums. Museum professional and author N. Elizabeth Schlatter outlines the nature of the profession as a whole, the rewards and challenges of museum work, types of museums, and jobs within museums, including salary ranges. She discusses options for education and training, and offers suggestions on how to secure a job and move up the career ladder. Interviews with museum professionals from a variety of disciplines and backgrounds demonstrate different career paths and offer unique and helpful advice. For novices in the field, students in museum studies programs, or anyone considering museums as a career choice, Schlatter’s book is an essential starting point.
Category: Social Science

Arts

Author : A.M. Buckley
ISBN : 9781617840838
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
File Size : 79.62 MB
Format : PDF, Kindle
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This title examines the positions of artist, dancer, photographer, and curator. The duties and responsibilities of the professional in each of these occupations are examined. Through profiles of artist Dane Picard, dancer Elaine Wang, photographer Heather Cantrell, and curator Julie Joyce, readers will get the sense of an artistÍs life. Readers will learn about daily life in the arts, average salaries, and educational requirements and steps to securing one of these positions. Readers will learn what characteristics and interests make for a successful career in the arts, and a short self-evaluation analyses the prospective artistÍs potential for success in the field. Also included are evaluations of each professionÍs potential market, and how to find work. Inside the Industry is a series in Essential Library, an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Choice

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ISBN : UOM:39015079680511
Genre : Best books
File Size : 62.40 MB
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Category: Best books

Book Review Index 2009

Author : Dana Ferguson
ISBN : 1414419120
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
File Size : 73.61 MB
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Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

An Introduction To The Entertainment Industry

Author : Andi Stein
ISBN : IND:30000124481791
Genre : Games
File Size : 68.23 MB
Format : PDF
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Whether it's a favorite television show, an artist at the top of the music charts, a best-selling book, or a hometown sports team, we love entertainment. It's big business and in this accessible introduction, Andi Stein and Beth Bingham Evans give readers a glimpse inside the industry, to better understand how each segment operates and the challenges and trends it faces. Each chapter addresses a different segment of the entertainment industry including: Film - Television - Radio - Theatre - Music - Travel/Tourism - Sports. The book is designed as an introductory text for entertainment courses and as an overview of the industry for those looking to pursue careers in the field of entertainment. A list of resources is provided at the end of each chapter.
Category: Games

Science Communication

Author : Laura Bowater
ISBN : 9781118406663
Genre : Science
File Size : 66.73 MB
Format : PDF
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Science communication is a rapidly expanding area and meaningful engagement between scientists and the public requires effective communication. Designed to help the novice scientist get started with science communication, this unique guide begins with a short history of science communication before discussing the design and delivery of an effective engagement event. Along with numerous case studies written by highly regarded international contributors, the book discusses how to approach face-to-face science communication and engagement activities with the public while providing tips to avoid potential pitfalls. This book has been written for scientists at all stages of their career, including undergraduates and postgraduates wishing to engage with effective science communication for the first time, or looking to develop their science communication portfolio.
Category: Science

A Life In Museums

Author : Greg Stevens
ISBN : 1933253703
Genre : Art
File Size : 62.56 MB
Format : PDF
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Whether you are an experienced leader, a mid-career professional hoping for a promotion, or a recent grad applying for your first internship, this is the guide you need full of sound advice, practical tips, and illuminating personal stories that span the array of museum disciplines. Topics range from personal branding and resume writing to managing from the middle and leadership at all levels; from professional writing to keeping a career journal; from navigating within your institution to knowing when it s time to move on. This is a book you are sure to reference and share for years to come.
Category: Art

Giovanni Segantini

Author : Karl Abraham
ISBN : 9783864034947
Genre :
File Size : 37.54 MB
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Nachdruck des Originals 1911. Der Autor dieses Werkes - Karl Abraham (1877-1925) war ein bedeutender Nervenarzt und Sch ler sowie enger Vertrauter von Sigmund Freud. Er nahm regelm ig an dessen Mittwochsvereinigung" in Wien teil und praktizierte anschlie end als Nervenarzt in Berlin. Er ist der Begr nder der Berliner Psychoanalytische Gesellschaft. Zu seinen Sch lern z hlten so bedeutende Pers nlichkeiten wie Helene Deutsch, Felix Boehm oder Franz Alexander.
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International Print Triennial Krakow 2003

Author : Agata Górz
ISBN : STANFORD:36105113634690
Genre : Międzynarodowe Triennale Grafiki
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Katalog towarzyszący wystawie w ramach Międzynarodowego Triennale Grafiki w Krakowie w dniach od 14.10 do 31.10.2003.
Category: Międzynarodowe Triennale Grafiki

Grounded Theory

Author : Barney G. Glaser
ISBN : 3456849060
Genre :
File Size : 74.42 MB
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Der Klassiker über den qualitativen Forschungsansatz der "Grounded Theory", geschrieben von den Entwicklern dieser Methode "Obwohl unser Buch sich in erster Linie an Soziologen richtet, glauben wir, dass es jedem nutzen kann, der daran interessiert ist, soziale Phänomene zu untersuchen politischer, pädagogischer, wirtschaftlicher, industrieller oder welcher Art auch immer." In der Tat ist "Grounded Theory" quer durch die wissenschaftlichen Disziplinen zum Standardbegriff der qualitativen Sozialforschung ge - worden. Die inzwischen zum Klassiker avancierte Arbeit von Glaser und Strauss eröffnet eine lehrbare und auch lernbare Forschungsstrategie. Das Konzept bietet eine Antwort auf das Problem, die oft schmerzlich empfundene Lücke zwischen empirischer Forschung und Theorie zu schliessen.
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