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Museumsethik - Aktuelle Probleme der Debate.

Museumsethik - Aktuelle Probleme der Debate.

MFN 38309
ISBN 978-3-906007-09-0.
Language(s) German, French, English
Language(s) of abstract German, French
Meeting Association des musées suisses (AMS) et Comité national suisse de l'ICOM (ICOM Suisse). Congrès annuel, Fribourg, Suisse, 2011
Place, publisher, year Zurich : ICOM Suisse, 2013
Collation Electronic publication: 82 p. ; 30 cm
Synopsis The joint annual conference of ICOM Switzerland and the Swiss Museums Association was held on 25th and 26th August, 2011 at the Museum of Art and History in Freiburg. It was dedicated to ethical problems of particular significance for museums. The conference focussed on issues regarding the duty of due diligence when purchasing collection items, the display and use of sensitive collections, the selection of collection items for disposal. The publication contains the communications presented by all speakers at the conference. All papers are published in their original language with a translation in English. A summary in German or in French (depending on the main language) is also available at the end of the paper.
Primary descriptors museum ethics; acquisitions policy; due diligence; deaccessioning; display; sensitive materials.
Author(s) Fayet, Roger ; Vuillaume, David (Hrsgb.) ; Haldi, Sandra (Red./Koord.)
Corporate author(s) ICOM. Comité national suisse (ICOM Suisse)
Other title La déontologie des musées : problèmes actuels en débat (fre). Museum ethics - discussed issues (eng)
Language(s) plurilingual
Nature of contents Proceedings, final report of a meeting
Publication year 2013.
Secondary descriptors human remains; provenance; national committees; Switzerland; meetings.