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CHAPTER 1: THE CONCEPT AND GOALS OF THE EMEE PROJECT
THE GOALS OF THE EMEE PROJECT
CHAPTER 1: THE CONCEPT AND GOALS OF THE EMEE-PROJECT CHAPTER 5 CHAPTER 4 CHAPTER 3 CHAPTER 2 CHAPTER 1
The ‘EuroVision – Museums Exhibiting Europe’ (EMEE) project explores an innovative interdisciplinary approach for national and regional muse- ums to re-interpret their objects in a broader context of European and transnational history. The necessary theoretical and practical framework is developed, put into practice and evaluated by an international, trans- sectoral network bringing together the creative excellence of (history) museums and cultural workers in a project based on the scienti c exper- tise of history didactics in mediating culture.
The project 'EuroVision – Museums Exhibiting Europe' (2012- 2016) was funded by the Culture Programme of the European Union. It was initiated and coordinated by the Chair of History Didactics of Augs- burg University and implemented by eight interdisciplinary project part- ners from seven European countries.
The aim of the project was to advance the modernization of muse- ums by re-interpreting museum objects and topics from a trans-regional European perspective as well as by innovative mediating approaches. Thereby, the project coordinators’ expectation was that especially na- tional and regional museums would be inspired to try out new ideas and concepts that would promote a modern and contemporary outlook of museums in today’s multicultural society.
The project was focused on the following target groups: museum professionals, scientists and university specialists, experts for mediating
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