• Contemporary Museum Architecture and Design: Theory and Practice of Place book cover

    Contemporary Museum Architecture and Design

    Theory and Practice of Place, 1st Edition

    Edited by Georgia Lindsay

    Contemporary Museum Architecture and Design showcases eighteen diverse essays written by people who design, work in, and study museums, offering a variety of perspectives on this complex building type. Throughout, the authors emphasize new kinds of experiences that museum architecture helps create,…

    Paperback – 2020-02-18 
    Routledge

  • The Digital Future of Museums: Conversations and Provocations book cover

    The Digital Future of Museums

    Conversations and Provocations, 1st Edition

    By Keir Winesmith, Susan Anderson

    The Digital Future of Museums: Provocations and Conversations argues that museums today can neither ignore the importance of digital technologies when engaging their communities, nor fail to address the broader social, economic, and cultural changes that shape their digital offerings.   Through…

    Paperback – 2020-02-15 
    Routledge

  • Heritage Politics in China: The Power of the Past book cover

    Heritage Politics in China

    The Power of the Past, 1st Edition

    By Yujie Zhu, Christina Maags

    Heritage Politics in China: The Power of the Past studies the impact of heritage policies and discourses on the Chinese state and Chinese society. It sheds light on the way Chinese heritage policies have transformed the narratives and cultural practices of the past to serve the interests of the…

    Hardback – 2020-01-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research on Museums and Heritage in Asia

  • Museums, Sexuality, and Gender Activism book cover

    Museums, Sexuality, and Gender Activism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Joshua G. Adair, Amy K. Levin

    Museums, Sexuality, and Gender Activism examines the role of exhibitionary institutions in representing LGBTQ+ people, cisgender women, and nonbinary individuals. Considering recent gender and sexuality-related developments through a critical lens, the volume contributes significantly to the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge
    Museum Meanings

  • The Routledge Companion to Automobile Heritage, Culture, and Preservation book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Automobile Heritage, Culture, and Preservation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Barry L. Stiefel, Jennifer Clark

    The Routledge Companion to Automobile Heritage, Culture, and Preservation explores automotive heritage, its place in society, and the ways we might preserve and conserve it. Drawing on contributions from academics and practitioners around the world and comprising six sections, this volume carries…

    Hardback – 2019-12-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions

  • Creating Heritage: Unrecognised Pasts and Rejected Futures book cover

    Creating Heritage

    Unrecognised Pasts and Rejected Futures, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas Carter, David Charles Harvey, Roy Jones, Iain Robertson

    This book investigates the selection process of heritagisation to understand what specific pasts are being selected or rejected for representation, who is selecting them, how and to whom they are being represented and why they are being presented, or dismissed, in the ways that they are. Some…

    Hardback – 2019-11-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge Cultural Heritage and Tourism Series

  • The Routledge International Handbook of New Digital Practices in Galleries, Libraries, Archives, Museums and Heritage Sites book cover

    The Routledge International Handbook of New Digital Practices in Galleries, Libraries, Archives, Museums and Heritage Sites

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hannah Lewi, Wally Smith, Dirk vom Lehn, Steven Cooke

    The Routledge International Handbook of New Digital Practices in Galleries, Libraries, Archives, Museums and Heritage Sites presents a fascinating picture of the ways in which today's cultural institutions are undergoing a transformation through innovative applications of digital technology. With…

    Hardback – 2019-11-21 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Anti-Museum book cover

    Anti-Museum

    1st Edition

    By Adrian Franklin

    Anti-Museum charts the development of the anti-museum as a concept and as it has been realised in practice. Drawing on a range of case studies, including the New Museum and PS1 in New York, Mona in Australia, Art42 in Paris and Donald Judd’s Marfa, the book assesses their potential to engage museum…

    Hardback – 2019-11-12 
    Routledge
    Museums in Focus

  • Collecting and Displaying China's “Summer Palace” in the West: The Yuanmingyuan in Britain and France book cover

    Collecting and Displaying China's “Summer Palace” in the West

    The Yuanmingyuan in Britain and France, 1st Edition

    Edited by Louise Tythacott

    In October 1860, at the culmination of the Second Opium War, British and French troops looted and destroyed one of the most important palace complexes in imperial China—the Yuanmingyuan. Known in the West as the "Summer Palace," this site consisted of thousands of buildings housing a vast art…

    Paperback – 2019-11-09 
    Routledge
    The Histories of Material Culture and Collecting, 1700-1950

  • Connecting Museums book cover

    Connecting Museums

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark O'Neill, Glenn Hooper

    Connecting Museums explores the boundaries of museums and how external relationships are affected by internal commitments, structures and traditions. Focusing on museums’ relationship with heath, inclusion, and community, the book provides a detailed assessment of the alliances between museums and…

    Hardback – 2019-11-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Museum Studies

  • Museums and Sites of Persuasion: Politics, Memory and Human Rights book cover

    Museums and Sites of Persuasion

    Politics, Memory and Human Rights, 1st Edition

    Edited by Joyce Apsel, Amy Sodaro

    Museums and Sites of Persuasion examines the concept of museums and memory sites as locations that attempt to promote human rights, democracy and peace. Demonstrating that such sites have the potential to act as powerful spaces of persuasion or contestation, the book also shows that there are…

    Paperback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge
    Museum Meanings

  • Engaging Communities in Museums: Sharing Vision, Creation and Development book cover

    Engaging Communities in Museums

    Sharing Vision, Creation and Development, 1st Edition

    By David B. Allison

    Engaging Communities in Museums is designed for museum professionals who are hungry for information about how to design experiences in partnership with their communities. Providing an overview of the many ways that museums around the world have begun to listen more attentively to their audience,…

    Hardback – 2019-10-31 
    Routledge

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