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Accommodating the visitor: How museums connect with their present-day populations

Abstract : This article analyses the different accommodation strategies to be found in museums in the United Kingdom and the United States. The sevnties and eighties witnessed a change in museology towards a new awareness of museums’ social role and the need to improve communication strategies for their visitors. This article will examine the different liguistic strategies that are used in museums in written texts such as labels and panels.
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Linda Pilliere. Accommodating the visitor: How museums connect with their present-day populations. Anglophonia / Caliban - French Journal of English Linguistics, Presses universitaires du Midi, 2018, ⟨10.4000/anglophonia.1409⟩. ⟨halshs-02112065⟩

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