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  • The Routledge Companion to Indigenous Repatriation

    Return, Reconcile, Renew, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cressida Fforde, Honor Keeler, C. Timothy McKeown

    This volume brings together Indigenous and non-Indigenous repatriation practitioners and researchers to provide the reader with an international overview of the removal and return of Ancestral Remains. The Ancestral Remains of Indigenous peoples are today housed in museums and other collecting…

    Hardback – 2020-03-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions

  • Sustainability in an Imaginary World

    Art and the Question of Agency, 1st Edition

    By David Maggs, John Robinson

    Sustainability in an Imaginary World explores the social agency of art and its connection to complex issues of sustainability. Over the past decade, interest in art’s agency has ballooned as an increasing number of fields turn to the arts with ever-expanding expectations. Yet just as art is being…

    Hardback – 2020-03-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Sustainability

  • Working with Young Children in Museums

    Weaving Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Abigail Hackett, Rachel Holmes, Christina MacRae

    Working with Young Children in Museums makes a major contribution to the small body of extant research on young children in museums, galleries and heritage sites. Bridging theory and practice, the book introduces theoretical concepts in a clear and concise manner, whilst also providing…

    Paperback – 2020-03-02 
    Routledge

  • 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 Historian's Toolbox

    A Student's Guide to the Theory and Craft of History, 4th Edition

    By Robert C Williams

    The Historian’s Toolbox introduces students to the theory, craft, and methods of history and equips them with a series of tools to research and understand the past. Written in an engaging and entertaining style, and filled with fascinating examples, this best-selling "how to" book opens up an…

    Paperback – 2020-02-15 
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Liberalism, Nationalism and Design Reform in the Habsburg Empire

    Museums of Design, Industry and the Applied Arts, 1st Edition

    By Matthew Rampley, Markian Prokopovych, Nóra Veszprémi

    Liberalism, Nationalism and Design Reform in the Habsburg Empire is a study of museums of design and applied arts in Austria-Hungary from 1864 to 1914. The Museum for Art and Industry (now the Museum of Applied Arts) as well as its design school occupies a prominent place in the study. The book…

    Hardback – 2020-02-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Art Museums and Exhibitions

  • Documenting the Visual Arts

    1st Edition

    Edited by Roger Hallas

    Bringing together an international range of scholars, as well as filmmakers and curators, this book explores the rich variety in form and content of the contemporary art documentary. Since their emergence in the late 1940s as a distinct genre, documentaries about the visual arts have made…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Museums of Language and the Display of Intangible Cultural Heritage

    1st Edition

    Edited by Margaret J-M Sönmez, Maia Wellington Gahtan, Nadia Cannata

    Museums of Language and the Display of Intangible Cultural Heritage presents essays by practitioners based in language museums around the world. Describing their history, mission, and modes of display, contributors demonstrate the important role intangible heritage can and should play in the museum…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Museum Studies

  • Museum Marketization

    Cultural Institutions in the Neoliberal Era, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karin M Ekström

    This wide-ranging book explores the impact of marketisation on the creative industries. With critical perspectives from a variety of disciplines and global experts, numerous examples from international cultural institutions are employed to illuminate the topic. Culture and business have become…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Mastering Management in the Creative and Cultural Industries

  • Contemporary Art and Disability Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Alice Wexler, John Derby

    This book presents interdisciplinary scholarship on art and visual culture that explores disability in terms of lived experience. It will expand critical disability studies scholarship on representation and embodiment, which is theoretically rich, but lacking in attention to art. It is organized…

    Hardback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Art and Visual Studies

  • Art in Science Museums

    Towards a Post-Disciplinary Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Camilla Rossi-Linnemann, Giulia de Martini

    Art in Science Museums brings together perspectives from different practitioners to reflect on the status and meaning of art programmes in science centres and museums around the world. Presenting a balanced mix of theoretical perspectives, practitioners’ reflections, and case-studies, this volume…

    Hardback – 2019-12-18 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Museum Studies

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