‘Collaborative Projects as Means to Transcend Western Epistemologies’

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Diego Ballestero
Erik Petschelies


In the last three decades, museums and museological practices that are fundamentally based on Western knowledge systems have been strongly questioned by a collective that includes Indigenous Peoples, political activists, representatives of civil society and scholars. In the historiographic reconstructions promoted by the academy, one of the touchstones is the so-called ‘new’ museology of the mid- 1980s (Vergo 1989).

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