Museums as Cultural Centers and Educational Institutions

By Michael Berenbaum

Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media), June 2001

Jewish museums, beyond providing a means of learning like general museums, successfully bridge non-Jews and Jewish culture by teaching universal values through specific events in Jewish history.

Topic: Museums and Exhibitions, History, Culture, Diaspora, Informal Education, Shoah, Meaning, Values, Holocaust

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.31/no.583

Page Number(s): 7-8

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Genre: Article

Coverage: England , France , Los Angeles, California , South Africa , United States , Washington, D.C.

Language: English

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Berenbaum, Michael. Museums as Cultural Centers and Educational Institutions. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Jewish Family & Life (JFL Media). June 2001: 7-8.


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