Bringing the reader the very best of modern scholarship from the heritage community, this comprehensive reader outlines and explains the many diverse issues that have been identified and brought to the fore in the field of heritage, museums and galleries over the past couple of decades.
The volume is divided into four parts:
The book provides an ideal starting point for those coming to the study of museums and galleries for the first time.
Introduction 1. Heritage/Museums/Galleries: Background and Overview 2. Highlighting Key Issues 3. Heritage and Cultural Tourism 4. Democratising Museums and Heritage