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  • Collecting Computer-based Technology

    Curatorial Expertise at the Smithsonian Museums

    By Petrina Foti

    Computer technology has transformed modern society. Yet, curators wishing to reflect those changes face difficult challenges in terms of both collecting and exhibiting. This book presents how curators at the history and technology museums of the Smithsonian Institution have met these challenges.…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge Research in Museum Studies

  • Museum Franchising in the Age of Cross-Border Heritage

    Beyond Boundaries

    By Sarina Wakefield

    This book explores heritage development in the Gulf States, drawing comparisons with more traditional models of heritage development from the eighteenth, nineteenth and twentieth centuries in western Europe. It offers new insights into how heritage operates as a global phenomenon and the…

    Hardback – 2018-10-30 
    Critical Studies in Heritage, Emotion and Affect

  • Authenticity

    Reading, Remembering, Performing

    Edited by Patrick Finney

    The pursuit of authenticity is a contemporary obsession. From hipster fixations on artisan coffee and vintage clothing through to the electoral success of supposedly unspun populist politicians like Donald Trump, a yearning for the real pervades our culture. Yet while highly prized and desired,…

    Hardback – 2018-10-20 

  • A Museums Studies Approach to Heritage

    Edited by Sheila Watson, Amy Barnes, Katy Bunning

    Heritage’s revival as a respected academic subject has, in part, resulted from an increased awareness and understanding of indigenous rights and non-Western philosophies and practices, and a growing respect for the intangible. Heritage has thus focused on management, tourism and the traditionally ‘…

    Paperback – 2018-10-15 
    Leicester Readers in Museum Studies

  • Visualising Place, Memory and the Imagined

    By Sarah De Nardi

    Communities and social groups experience place through real and imagined facets, to make sense of the world and the stories told therein. This book engages with and expands on crucial issues of representation, storytelling, tangible material cultures and memories. The visualisation methodology…

    Hardback – 2018-10-12 
    Critical Studies in Heritage, Emotion and Affect

  • Twin Cities

    Urban Communities, Borders and Relationships over Time

    Edited by John Garrard, Ekaterina Mikhailova

    This dynamic international collection provides a comprehensive overview of twin cities on administrative and international borders across the world. Drawing on contemporary and historical examples, it documents constant and changing features of twinned communities over time. The chapters explore a…

    Hardback – 2018-09-06 
    Global Urban Studies

  • The Routledge Companion to Landscape Studies

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Peter Howard, Ian Thompson, Emma Waterton, Mick Atha

    This new edition of The Routledge Companion to Landscape Studies contains an updated and expanded selection of original chapters which explore research directions in an array of disciplines sharing a concern for ‘landscape’, a term which has many uses and meanings. It features 32 revised and/or…

    Hardback – 2018-08-30 
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Reconstructing Historic Landmarks

    Fabrication, Negotiation, and the Past

    By Wayde Brown

    Historic reconstructions have been a consistent part of the historic preservation and heritage conservation movements in the United States and Canada. Indeed, reconstruction has been the primary tool at the most influential historic sites for example: the Governor's Palace and the Capitol at…

    Hardback – 2018-08-24 
    Routledge Research in Architectural Conservation and Historic Preservation

  • The Cultural Turn in International Aid

    Impacts and Challenges for Heritage and the Creative Industries

    Edited by Sophia Labadi

    The Cultural Turn in International Aid is one of the first volumes to analyse a wide and comprehensive range of issues related to culture and international aid in a critical and constructive manner. Assessing why international aid is provided for cultural projects, rather than for other causes…

    Hardback – 2018-08-15 
    Routledge Studies in Culture and Development

  • Border Crossings

    Essays in Identity and Belonging

    Edited by Paul Longley Arthur, Leena Kurvet-Kaosaar

    The border between intimate memory and historical revelation is explored in this wide-ranging collection, which features original contributions from leading figures in the life writing field from Australia, Canada, Europe, UK, and the USA. The transmission and preservation of personal knowledge…

    Hardback – 2018-08-03 

  • Music as Heritage

    Historical and Ethnographic Perspectives

    Edited by Barley Norton, Naomi Matsumoto

    As economic, technological and cultural change gathers pace across the world, issues of music heritage and sustainability have become ever more pressing. Discourse on intangible cultural heritage has developed in complex ways in recent years, and musical practices have been transformed by…

    Hardback – 2018-07-19 
    SOAS Musicology Series

  • Histories of the Self

    Personal Narratives and Historical Practice

    By Penny Summerfield

    Histories of the Self interrogates historians’ work with personal narratives. It introduces students and researchers to scholarly approaches to diaries, letters, oral history and memoirs as sources that give access to intimate aspects of the past. Historians are interested as never before in how…

    Paperback – 2018-07-10 

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