Communication and evaluation / [editor:] Anastasia Filippoupoliti

Filippoupoliti, Anastasia [ed.].
ISBN: 9780956194381 (paperback).Publisher: Edinburgh : Museumsetc, cop. 2010Description: 661 p.Series: Science exhibitions: Summary: This exciting book examines how best to disseminate science to the public through a variety of new and traditional media. With over 20 essays from leading practitioners in the field, and over 660 pages, it provides an authoritative, stimulating overview of new, innovative and successful initiatives. The essays draw on cutting-edge experience throughout the world, and include contributions from Australia, Canada, Greece, Italy, Portugal and Mexico – as well as the UK and USA. (Font: Editor)
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This exciting book examines how best to disseminate science to the public through a variety of new and traditional media. With over 20 essays from leading practitioners in the field, and over 660 pages, it provides an authoritative, stimulating overview of new, innovative and successful initiatives. The essays draw on cutting-edge experience throughout the world, and include contributions from Australia, Canada, Greece, Italy, Portugal and Mexico – as well as the UK and USA. (Font: Editor)

Introduction / Anastasia Filippoupoliti -- Part 1. Engaging new audiences: Crossing the Threshold: design to engage / Gillian Thomas ; Communities Are For Life, Not Just For Christmas / Dhikshana Turakhia ; Art in Science Centres: A Challenge to Visitors and Evaluators / Silvia Casini -- Part 2. Defining & creating the science exhibit: A social semiotic framework for the analysis of science exhibits / Glykeria Anyfandi, Vasilis Kouladis, Kostas Dimopoulos ; Taxing taxonomy, scary systematics and confusing classification: interactive activities to make scientific JJargon More Accessible / Jan Freedman, CLare Buckland, Helen Fothergill, Rob Longworth, Peter Smithers, Elaine Fileman, Jodie Fisher ; Natural History Dioramas: Dusty Relics or Essential Tools for Biology Learning? / Sue Dale Tunnicliffe, Annette Scheersoi ; Jurassic Park and Visitor Interpretation for Museum Dinosaur Exhibits / Warwick Frost ; Connections: The Nature of Networks Communicating Complex and Emerging Science / Eric Siegel, Stephen Miles Uzzo ; Science and Technology Museum Exhibits: The Use of Interactives / Frank Klingender -- Part 3. Activating evaluation tactics: Beautiful Science: Ideas that Changed the World / Karina White ; From Setting to Subject: plants are up to Something / Kitty Connolly ; Redeveloping the science and Life Gallery at Melbourne Museum / Kathy Fox, Kate Phillips ; Chips for Everyone: Exploring Engineering Engagement through Practical Interactive Simulation / Jane Magill ; Dealing With Darwin / Henry McGhie, Pete Brown, Jeff Horsley ; Science in a Historic House: Presenting Charles Darwin's Work in his Home / Jenny Cousins ; Between Environment and Science: An Exhibition on Butterflies / Ana Delicado ; Critical Listening: An Essential Element in Exhibit Design / Cary Sneider ; Forming a Museum of Mathematics / George W Hart, Cindy Lawrence, Tim Nissen, Glen Whitney ; The Market Simulator at the Interactive Museum of Economics / Silvia Singer, Carmen Villaseñor -- Part 4. An episode from the past: "...COllected in one view" Some Early Concerns with Staging Science in the 1876 London Exhibition of the Special Loan Collection of Scientific Apparatus / Anastasia Filippoupoliti -- Index -- About the authors -- Also From MuseumsEtc -- Colophon

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