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Parents’ Perspectives about Exhibit Label Content in a Science Museum

  • Jennifer A. Hall
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Abstract

Exhibit labels are a significant medium of communication and a powerful mediator of learning within museum contexts. Their style and substance can significantly impact the behaviour, attitudes and cognition of museum visitors; and they are unique in that they are perfectly positioned to bridge theory and practice of visitor studies. Yet, surprisingly, exhibit labels have only received modest attention in visitor studies research.

Keywords

Scientific Expertise Science Museum Instructive Statement Museum Visit Label Text 
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