The future of indigenous museums : perspectives from the southwest Pacific / edited by Nick Stanley.
New York : Berghahn Books,
viii, 268 p. : ill. ; 23 ; cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -254) and index.
9781845455965 1845455967; 9781845451882 1845451880;
Introduction : indigeneity and museum practice in the southwest pacific / Nick Stanley -- Resourcing change: fieldworkers, the Women's Culture Project and the Vanuatu Cultural Centre / Lissant Bolton -- The future of indigenous museums : the Solomon Islands
case / Lawrence Foana'ota -- Dangerous heritage : southern New Ireland, the museum and the display of the past / Sean Kingston -- Memory, violence and representation in the Tjibaou Cultural Centre, New Caledonia / Diane Losche -- Tourism and indigenous curation of culture in Lifou, New Caledonia / Tate LeFevre -- The journey of the stars : Gab Titui, a Cultural Centre for the Torres Strait / Anita Herle, Jude Philp and Leilani Bin Juda -- "Quite another world of aboriginal life" : indigenous people in an evolving museumscape / Eric Venbrux -- The Papua New Guinea National Museum and Art Gallery as a modern Haus Tumbuna / Sebastian Haraha -- Moving the centre : Christianity, the longhouse and the Gogodala Cultural Centre / Alison Dundon -- Indigenous responses to political and economic challenges: the Babek Bema Yoma at Teptep, Papua New Guinea / Christin Kocher Schmid -- 11 Can museums become indigenous? The Asmat Museum of Culture and Progress and contemporary Papua / Nick Stanley -- The transformation of cultural centres in Papua New Guinea / Robert L. Welsch -- The theoretical future of indigenous museums : concept and practice / Christina Kreps.