Free-to-View Online in November 2016: Selected Ashgate Museum Studies Research Titles!

We are delighted to welcome Ashgate to the Taylor and Francis Group.  To highlight the breadth and depth of the newly acquired titles we are pleased to launch this special free to view promotion across Humanities and Social Sciences, allowing you to view selected monographs online in their entirety for one month.

With nearly 50 years of distinguished publishing in the Social Sciences, Arts, and Humanities, Ashgate compliments Routledge’s commitment to support academic research and scholarly publishing.  Ashgate is a leading research publisher in Art History, Music, History, Social Work, Politics, Literary Studies, and many other disciplines and we are delighted to now offer these titles through the Taylor and Francis Group.

Browse these selected Museum Studies titles to explore this subject further. Interested in browsing free to view titles in other subject areas?  If so, you can read more about all of the Ashgate titles that are available free to view in November 2016 here.

How to Browse Free to View

Simply browse and select the title that you would like to read, click on the book cover image or book title to go to the book page and click on the 'look inside' feature beneath the title information.

Featured Titles...

  • Curious Lessons in the Museum

    The Pedagogic Potential of Artists' Interventions

    By Claire Robins

    Amongst recent contemporary art and museological publications, there have been relatively few which direct attention to the distinct contributions that twentieth and twenty-first century artists have made to gallery and museum interpretation practices. There are fewer still that recognise the…

    Hardback – 2013-08-26

  • Cultural Policy, Work and Identity

    The Creation, Renewal and Negotiation of Professional Subjectivities

    Edited by Jonathan Paquette

    How have cultural policies created new occupations and shaped professions? This book explores an often unacknowledged dimension of cultural policy analysis: the professional identity of cultural agents. It analyses the relationship between cultural policy, identity and professionalism and draws…

    Hardback – 2012-08-24

  • Archives, Museums and Collecting Practices in the Modern Arab World

    Edited by Sonja Mejcher-Atassi, John Pedro Schwartz

    Collecting has a long tradition in the Middle East but the museum as a public institution is relatively new. Today there are national museums for antiquities in most Arab countries. While in some cases the political and social climate has hindered the foundation of museums, with existing…

    Hardback – 2012-08-03