Staging the Museumspace: Overlapping Personal, Social, and Hedonic Experiences

We present a model that depicts the overlapping nature of personal, social, and hedonic experiences that occur in the museumspace. Although personal experience is often conceptualized as the intrapersonal experiences between the cultural objects and the visitors, its effects and implications are often interpersonal and hedonic in nature.


Ada Leung, Huimin Xu, and Jessica Schocker (2013) ,"Staging the Museumspace: Overlapping Personal, Social, and Hedonic Experiences", in NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 41, eds. Simona Botti and Aparna Labroo, Duluth, MN : Association for Consumer Research, Pages: .


Ada Leung, Penn State Berks, USA
Huimin Xu, The Sage Colleges, USA
Jessica Schocker, Penn State Berks, USA


NA - Advances in Consumer Research Volume 41 | 2013

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