For fifty years, Freeman Tilden’s Interpreting Our Heritage has been an For anyone interested in our natural and historic heritage–park. Interpreting Our Heritage: Principles and Practices for Visitor Services in Parks, Museums, and Historic Places. Front Cover. Freeman Tilden. University of North . For anyone interested in our natural and historic heritage-park volunteers and amateurs”-Interpreting Our Heritageand Tilden’s later interpretive writings.
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Not exactly riveting stuff, but I read this after becoming interested in volunteering at my local state park’s interpretive center.
Interpreting Our Heritage
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This helped me understand the theory and goals of interpretation, so it is very effective in that. As a human, I now want to read so much more from Thoreau and Emerson. Good if you like giving public tours. Be the first to ask a question about Interpreting Our Heritage.
Filled with principles of interpretation, amplified by example meant to motivate. For anyone interested in our natural and historic heritage-park volunteers and rangers, museum docents and educators, new and seasoned professional heritage interpreters, and those lovingly characterized by Tilden as “happy amateurs”-Interpreting Our Heritageand Tilden’s later interpretive writings, included in this edition, collectively provide the essential foundation for bringing into focus the truths that lie beyond what the eye sees.
It was wordy and took the reader in circles.
La Trobe University Library. We shall see whether its initial read supports the basic class?
No textbook, however instructional, can convey the feeling of reality that comes to us when we stand in the very places, among the identical objects, where our history has been wrought by the will and courage imterpreting ideals of the earlier days of our nation. Oct 23, Kristi rated it really liked it.
These 3 locations in Victoria: Lots of grea I reread this for hsritage manyth time and enjoyed it every bit as much–possibly more now that I’ve read a good deal of additional material in the field to see how strong the influence of this work has been.
Moore Ross Kingston Dowling Limited preview – By means of guided tours, exhibits, and signs, visitors to these areas receive a very special kind of educatio.
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Tilden possesses an insight which is valid today. Open to the public ; This is what I do for a living A beautifully written classic.
This expanded and revised anniversary edition includes not only Tilden’s classic work but also an entirely new selection of accompanying photographs, five additional essays by Tilden on the art and craft of interpretation, a new foreword by former National Park Service director Russell Dickenson, and an introduction by R.
Language English View all editions Prev Next edition 6 of 8. These 6 locations in New South Wales: For over thirty-five years, Interpreting Our Heritage has yeritage a Every year millions of Americans visit national parks and monuments, state and municipal parks, battlefield areas, historic houses, and museums.
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It is both stimulating and informative in interpretung for the preservation and conservation of national parks, and each chapter manages to present a different and compelling reason as to why we should do so. Interpreting our heritage Freeman Tilden Snippet view – How to use the power of the past to connect with guests where they are at. For the Younger Mind.
Jan 19, George rated it liked it Shelves: Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Raw Material and Its Product. Great to get back to the basics of museum interpretation.