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Project Details

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Project Name: 
Shields and Objects, Anthropology and Museums
Principal Investigator / Director: 
Alison Petch
Oxford participants: 
Other Participants: 
not specified
  • Division: Academic Services
  • Unit: Pitt Rivers Museum
  • Sub-Unit: not specified
Start Date: 
1997
End Date: 
1998
Partner organizations (inside or outside Oxford): 
University of Kent
Funder: 
HEFCE
Subject Area: 
Anthropology
Project Description: 

This site offers possible avenues of exploration include the history of anthropology and ethnography; shields and weapons; ethnographic museums (specifically the Pitt Rivers Museum at the University of Oxford), and types of museum display; the anthropology of art; and collecting, particularly field collecting.

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Last updated: 
25/06/2015 16:25:02
Updated by: 
martinw@ox.ac.uk