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ERIC Number: EJ508763
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0020-8566
The Museum in Adult Education: A Psychological Study of Visitor Reactions.
Dufresne-Tasse, Colette; Lefebvre, Andre
International Review of Education/Internationale Zeitschrift fuer Erziehungswissenschaft/Revue Internationale de l'Education, v40 n6 p469-84 1994
Argues that traditional classroom education methods do not fit the museum setting, and in support describes a Montreal study examining psychological reactions of adults observing museum exhibits. Suggests that researchers rethink basic principles for the use of museums in adult basic education. (84 citations) (MAB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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