• Dimensions of Heritage and Memory: Multiple Europes and the Politics of Crisis book cover

    Dimensions of Heritage and Memory

    Multiple Europes and the Politics of Crisis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Christopher Whitehead, Susannah Eckersley, Gönül Bozoğlu, Mads Daugbjerg

    Dimensions of Heritage and Memory is a landmark contribution on the politics of the past in Europe today. The book explores the meanings of heritage in a time of crisis, when the past permeates social and political divisions, identity contests and official projects to forge a European community.…

    Hardback – 2019-10-15 
    Routledge
    Critical Heritages of Europe

  • Tourism and Embodiment book cover

    Tourism and Embodiment

    1st Edition

    Edited by Catherine Palmer, Hazel Andrews

    The role of the body and ideas of embodiment have largely been neglected in anthropological studies of tourism. This book explores the notion of the tourist body and develops understanding of how touristic practice is embodied practice, not only for tourists; but also for those who work in tourism.…

    Hardback – 2019-08-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Tourism and Anthropology

  • Heritage and Festivals in Europe: Performing Identities book cover

    Heritage and Festivals in Europe

    Performing Identities, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ullrich Kockel, Cristina Clopot, Baiba Tjarve, Máiréad Nic Craith

    Heritage and Festivals in Europe critically investigates the purpose, reach and effects of heritage festivals. Providing a comprehensive and detailed analysis of comparatively selected aspects of intangible cultural heritage, the volume demonstrates how such heritage is mobilised within events that…

    Hardback – 2019-08-21 
    Routledge
    Critical Heritages of Europe

  • European Adventurers in North India: 1750–1803 book cover

    European Adventurers in North India

    1750–1803, 1st Edition

    By Uma Shanker Pandey

    This book explores how European adventurers, particularly French, shaped early modern India. It highlights the significant contributions of these adventurers in social, political, economic and intellectual life of North India in the 18th and the 19th centuries. The author examines how the French…

    Hardback – 2019-07-23 
    Routledge India

  • Heritage, Photography, and the Affective Past book cover

    Heritage, Photography, and the Affective Past

    1st Edition

    By Colin Sterling

    Heritage, Photography, and the Affective Past  critically examines the production, consumption and interpretation of photography across various heritage domains, from global image archives to the domestic arena of the family album. Through original ethnographic and archival research, the book…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    UCL Institute of Archaeology Critical Cultural Heritage Series

  • Mummers' Plays Revisited book cover

    Mummers' Plays Revisited

    1st Edition

    By Peter Harrop

    Peter Harrop offers a reappraisal of mummers’ plays, which have long been regarded as a form of ‘folk’ or ‘traditional’ drama, somehow separate from the mainstream of British theatre. This fresh view of folk and tradition explores how mummers’ plays emerged in an 18th century theatrical…

    Hardback – 2019-07-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Theatre & Performance Studies

  • Indigenous Knowledge Systems: Towards a Holistic Inclusive Conservation book cover

    Indigenous Knowledge Systems

    Towards a Holistic Inclusive Conservation, 1st Edition

    By Satarupa Dutta Majumder

    Although there has been, in recent times, a widespread interest in preservation and promotion of Indigenous Heritage or Knowledge Systems from a variety of disciplines and sectors, from across the globe – the design principles or modalities of a holistic conservation remains largely un­…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge

  • Collecting and Exhibiting Computer-Based Technology: Expert Curation at the Museums of the Smithsonian Institution book cover

    Collecting and Exhibiting Computer-Based Technology

    Expert Curation at the Museums of the Smithsonian Institution, 1st Edition

    By Petrina Foti

    Computer technology has transformed modern society, yet curators wishing to reflect those changes face difficult challenges in terms of both collecting and exhibiting. Collecting and Exhibiting Computer-Based Technology examines how curators at the history and technology museums of the Smithsonian…

    Hardback – 2018-11-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Museum Studies

  • Twin Cities: Urban Communities, Borders and Relationships over Time book cover

    Twin Cities

    Urban Communities, Borders and Relationships over Time, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Garrard, Ekaterina Mikhailova

    This dynamic international collection provides a comprehensive overview of twin cities on administrative and international borders across the world. Drawing on contemporary and historical examples, it documents constant and changing features of twinned communities over time. The chapters explore a…

    Hardback – 2018-09-07
    Routledge
    Global Urban Studies

  • The Anglo-Kuki War, 1917–1919: A Frontier Uprising against Imperialism during the First World War book cover

    The Anglo-Kuki War, 1917–1919

    A Frontier Uprising against Imperialism during the First World War, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jangkhomang Guite, Thongkholal Haokip

    This book explores the Kuki uprising against the British Empire during the First World War in Northeast frontier of India (then Assam-Burma frontier). It underlines how of the three-year war (1917–1919), spanning over 6,000 square miles, is crucial to understanding present-day Northeast India. The…

    Hardback – 2018-08-31
    Routledge India

  • Reconstructing Historic Landmarks: Fabrication, Negotiation, and the Past book cover

    Reconstructing Historic Landmarks

    Fabrication, Negotiation, and the Past, 1st Edition

    By Wayde Brown

    Historic reconstructions have been a consistent part of the historic preservation and heritage conservation movements in the United States and Canada. Indeed, reconstruction has been the primary tool at the most influential historic sites, for example: the Governor's Palace and the Capitol at…

    Hardback – 2018-08-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Architectural Conservation and Historic Preservation

  • Music as Heritage: Historical and Ethnographic Perspectives book cover

    Music as Heritage

    Historical and Ethnographic Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Barley Norton, Naomi Matsumoto

    As economic, technological and cultural change gathers pace across the world, issues of music heritage and sustainability have become ever more pressing. Discourse on intangible cultural heritage has developed in complex ways in recent years, and musical practices have been transformed by…

    Hardback – 2018-08-02
    Routledge
    SOAS Studies in Music Series

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