Paperbacks Direct: Museum and Heritage Studies

  • Social Memory and Heritage Tourism Methodologies book cover

    Social Memory and Heritage Tourism Methodologies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen P. Hanna, Amy E. Potter, E. Arnold Modlin, Perry Carter, David L. Butler

    The examination of social memory and heritage tourism has grown considerably over the past few decades as scholars have critically re-examined the relationships between past memories and present actions at international, national, and local scales. Methodological innovation and reflection have…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Contemporary Geographies of Leisure, Tourism and Mobility

  • Philanthropy and Light: Carnegie Libraries and the Advent of Transatlantic Standards for Public Space book cover

    Philanthropy and Light

    Carnegie Libraries and the Advent of Transatlantic Standards for Public Space, 1st Edition

    By Oriel Prizeman

    Walter Gropius associated standardisation with promoting civilisation in 1935, yet Andrew Carnegie’s influence on the proliferation of pattern book public library plans internationally predated these observations by 50 years. Through the first twenty years of his programme, he supported the…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • Building Temples in China: Memories, Tourism and Identities book cover

    Building Temples in China

    Memories, Tourism and Identities, 1st Edition

    By Selina Ching Chan, Graeme Lang

    Much has been written on how temples are constructed or reconstructed for reviving local religious and communal life or for recycling tradition after the market reforms in China. The dynamics between the state and society that lie behind the revival of temples and religious practices initiated by…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge
    Anthropology of Asia

  • Mariette and the Science of the Connoisseur in Eighteenth-Century Europe book cover

    Mariette and the Science of the Connoisseur in Eighteenth-Century Europe

    1st Edition

    By Kristel Smentek

    Celebrated connoisseur, drawings collector, print dealer, book publisher and authority on the art of antiquity, Pierre-Jean Mariette (1694-1774) was a pivotal figure in the eighteenth-century European art world. Focusing on the trajectory of Mariette’s career, this book examines the material…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    Studies in Art Historiography

  • space.time.narrative: the exhibition as post-spectacular stage book cover

    space.time.narrative

    the exhibition as post-spectacular stage, 1st Edition

    By Frank den Oudsten

    Making exhibitions is a collaborative art, producing is a multi-layered unity of ideas and objects, of invention and manifestation, of content and form. However, there is an antagonistic dimension to it, because content and form are traditionally represented by the entirely different realms of…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge

  • Visual Propaganda, Exhibitions, and the Spanish Civil War book cover

    Visual Propaganda, Exhibitions, and the Spanish Civil War

    1st Edition

    By Miriam M. Basilio

    Visual Propaganda, Exhibitions, and the Spanish Civil War is a history of art during wartime that analyzes images in various media that circulated widely and were encountered daily by Spaniards on city walls, in print, and in exhibitions. Tangible elements of the nation’s past”monuments, cultural…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Handbook of Cultural Tourism book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Cultural Tourism

    1st Edition

    Edited by Melanie Smith, Greg Richards

    The Routledge Handbook of Cultural Tourism explores and critically evaluates the debates and controversies in this field of Tourism. It brings together leading specialists from a range of disciplinary backgrounds and geographical regions, to provide state-of-the-art theoretical reflection and…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge

  • Asian Heritage Management: Contexts, Concerns, and Prospects book cover

    Asian Heritage Management

    Contexts, Concerns, and Prospects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kapila D. Silva, Neel Kamal Chapagain

    The prevalent global heritage discourse has been primarily Euro-centric in its origin, premise, and praxis. Diverse cultural, historical, and geographical contexts, such as that of Asia, call for more context-specific approaches to heritage management. This book explores this complexity of managing…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Asia Series

  • Jewish Migration and the Archive book cover

    Jewish Migration and the Archive

    1st Edition

    Edited by James Jordan, Lisa Leff, Joachim Schlör

    Migration is, and has always been, a disruptive experience. Freedom from oppression and hope for a better life are counter-balanced by feelings of loss – loss of family members, of a home, of personal belongings. Memories of the migration process itself often fade quickly away in view of the new…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge

  • Religion, Heritage and the Sustainable City: Hinduism and urbanisation in Jaipur book cover

    Religion, Heritage and the Sustainable City

    Hinduism and urbanisation in Jaipur, 1st Edition

    By Yamini Narayanan

    The speed and scale of urbanisation in India is unprecedented almost anywhere in the world and has tremendous global implications. The religious influence on the urban experience has resonances for all aspects of urban sustainability in India and yet it remains a blind spot while articulating…

    Paperback – 2017-04-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Religion and Development

  • Ireland on Show: Art, Union, and Nationhood book cover

    Ireland on Show

    Art, Union, and Nationhood, 1st Edition

    By Fintan Cullen

    Looking past the apparent lack of a sustainable Irish display culture, this book demonstrates that there is a very full story to tell of the way Ireland displayed its art from the late eighteenth to the early twentieth century. Ireland on Show analyzes the impact of the display of art as a…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge

  • Art Practice in a Digital Culture book cover

    Art Practice in a Digital Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hazel Gardiner, Charlie Gere

    Much as art history is in the process of being transformed by new information communication technologies, often in ways that are either disavowed or resisted, art practice is also being changed by those same technologies. One of the most obvious symptoms of this change is the increasing numbers of…

    Paperback – 2017-03-31
    Routledge
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

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