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Cultural Diversity and Dialogue: The Role of Museums

An important challenge before museums today is to find ways to address themselves to the increasing diversity, and at the same time the growing interdependence and vulnerability, of social life everywhere. Museums need to be publicly recognized as important institutional means by which groups in our very pluralistic society can define themselves and find places within the changing dynamics of contemporary life.

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