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Science museums

Howard Hughes Medical Institute

Science museums

enlisting communities in science education partnerships : collaborations between communities and science museums, aquaria, botanical gardens, and zoos.

by Howard Hughes Medical Institute

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Published by Howard Hughes Medical Institute in Chevy Chase, MD .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science museums -- United States -- Educational aspects -- Congresses,
  • Science museums -- United States -- Public relations -- Congresses,
  • Science -- United States -- Study and teaching -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesScience Museum Program Directors Meeting, September 26-28, 1994, Enlisting communities in science education partnerships
    ContributionsHoward Hughes Medical Institute
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 189 p. :
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14417427M
    OCLC/WorldCa36419875


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