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In their own voices

Minda Borun

In their own voices

museums and communities changing lives

by Minda Borun

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Published by Philadelphia-Camden Informal Science Education Collaborative (PISEC), The Franklin Institute in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science museums,
  • Case studies,
  • Museums and community,
  • Philadelphia-Camden Informal Science Education Collaborative

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementMinda Borun, Barbara Martin Kelly, Lisa Jo Rudy ; photographs by Jacques-Jean Titziou
    ContributionsKelly, Barbara Martin, 1974-, Rudy, Lisa Jo
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ105.U5 B67 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination70 p. :
    Number of Pages70
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24903639M
    ISBN 109781889939155
    LC Control Number2010053326

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