Emotional Heritage: Visitor Engagement at Museums and Heritage Sites, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Emotional Heritage

Visitor Engagement at Museums and Heritage Sites, 1st Edition

By Laurajane Smith

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Hardback: 9781138888647
pub: 2020-07-15
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Through the use of interviews this book argues that heritage is itself a performance in which particular readings of the past are used to help individuals, communities, institutions, nations and so forth to navigate cultural and social change and dissonance, while also mediating expressions of identity and the social and political values.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC003000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Archaeology