Public History Products

  • Saving Spaces

    Historic Land Conservation in the United States, 1st Edition

    By John H. Sprinkle, Jr.

    Saving Spaces offers an historical overview of the struggle to conserve both individual parcels of land and entire landscapes from destruction in the United States. John Sprinkle, Jr. identifies the ways in which the identification, evaluation, and stewardship of selected buildings and landscapes…

    Paperback – 2018-08-16
    Routledge

  • Public History and the Food Movement

    Adding the Missing Ingredient, 1st Edition

    By Michelle Moon, Cathy Stanton

    Public History and the Food Movement argues that today’s broad interest in making food systems fairer, healthier, and more sustainable offers a compelling opportunity for the public history field. Moon and Stanton show how linking heritage institutions’ unique skills and resources with…

    Paperback – 2017-08-18
    Routledge

  • Remembering the Second World War

    1st Edition

    Edited by Patrick Finney

    Remembering the Second World War brings together an international and interdisciplinary cast of leading scholars to explore the remembrance of this conflict on a global scale. Conceptually, it is premised on the need to challenge nation-centric approaches in memory studies, drawing strength from…

    Paperback – 2017-06-21
    Routledge
    Remembering the Modern World

  • Re-Enacting the Past

    Heritage, Materiality and Performance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mads Daugbjerg, Rivka Syd Eisner, Britta Timm Knudsen

    What is re-enactment and how does it relate to heritage? Re-enactments are a ubiquitous part of popular and memory culture and are of growing importance to heritage studies. As concept and practice, re-enactments encompass a wide range of forms: from the annual ‘Viking Moot’ festival in Denmark…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    Routledge

  • Public and Popular History

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jerome De Groot

    This interdisciplinary collection considers public and popular history within a global framework, seeking to understand considerations of local, domestic histories and the ways they interact with broader discourses. Grounded in particular local and national situations, the book addresses the issues…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge

  • Oral History in Latin America

    Unlocking the Spoken Archive, 1st Edition

    By David Carey Jr

    This field guide to oral history in Latin America addresses methodological, ethical, and interpretive issues arising from the region’s unique milieu. With careful consideration of the challenges of working in Latin America – including those of language, culture, performance, translation, and…

    Paperback – 2017-04-06
    Routledge

  • Public History

    A Textbook of Practice, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Cauvin

    Public History: A Textbook of Practice is a guide to the many challenges historians face while teaching, learning, and practicing public history. Historians can play a dynamic and essential role in contributing to public understanding of the past, and those who work in historic preservation, in…

    Paperback – 2016-05-11
    Routledge

  • Consuming History

    Historians and Heritage in Contemporary Popular Culture, 2nd Edition

    By Jerome de Groot

    Consuming History examines how history works in contemporary popular culture. Analysing a wide range of cultural entities from computer games to daytime television, it investigates the ways in which society consumes history and how a reading of this consumption can help us understand popular…

    Paperback – 2016-02-08
    Routledge

  • Beyond Memory

    Silence and the Aesthetics of Remembrance, 1st Edition

    Edited by Alexandre Dessingué, Jay M. Winter

    Beyond Memory: Silence and the Aesthetics of Remembrance analyses the intricate connections between silence, acts of remembrance and acts of forgetting, and relates the topic of silence to the international research field of Cultural Memory Studies. It engages with the most recent work in the field…

    Hardback – 2015-08-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Approaches to History

  • Remaking History

    The Past in Contemporary Historical Fictions, 1st Edition

    By Jerome De Groot

    Remaking History considers the ways that historical fictions of all kinds enable a complex engagement with the past. Popular historical texts including films, television and novels, along with cultural phenomena such as superheroes and vampires, broker relationships to ‘history’, while also…

    Paperback – 2015-08-04
    Routledge

  • The Impact of History?

    Histories at the Beginning of the 21st Century, 1st Edition

    By Pedro Ramos Pinto, Bertrand Taithe

    Driven by the increasing importance of discussions around 'impact' and its meaning and implications for history, The Impact of History? brings together established and new voices to raise relevant questions, issues and controversies for debate. The chapters are articulated around the themes of…

    Paperback – 2015-03-19
    Routledge

  • Remembering the First World War

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bart Ziino

    Remembering the First World War brings together a group of international scholars to understand how and why the past quarter of a century has witnessed such an extraordinary increase in global popular and academic interest in the First World War, both as an event and in the ways…

    Paperback – 2014-12-18
    Routledge
    Remembering the Modern World

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