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Reception Theory, Reception History, Reception Studies

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"This instability is partly the result of technological shifts as visualization, immersive virtual reality, social media, 3-D modeling, online gaming, and machine learning have opened new vistas for researching, exploring, curating, presenting, and understanding objects, the archive, and the human condition. ..." – By Simon Burrows and Michael Falk

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