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  • Creative Conservation of Heritage Values

    Philosophical Interpretations and Architectural Interventions

    By Vassilis Ganiatsas

    Contemporary practice of Heritage Preservation is currently regulated by a plethora of charters, decrees, conventions and recommendations, aiming to guide all aspects of heritage protection and management. However, despite all this specific technical and practical guidance, there has been far less…

    Hardback – 2016-08-28 
    Routledge

  • Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences, Fourth Edition (Print Version)

    4th Edition

    Edited by John D. Mcdonald, Michael Levine-Clark

    The fourth edition of a bestseller, this encyclopedia compiles the contributions of major researchers and practitioners and exploring the cultural institutions of more than 30 countries, this major reference presents hundreds of entries extensively reviewed for accuracy. The new edition continues…

    Hardback – 2016-08-15 
    CRC Press

  • Flamenco, Regionalism and Musical Heritage in Southern Spain

    By Matthew Machin-Autenrieth

    Flamenco, Regionalism and Musical Heritage in Southern Spain explores the relationship between regional identity politics and flamenco in Andalusia, the southernmost autonomous community of Spain. In recent years, the Andalusian Government has embarked on an ambitious project aimed at developing…

    Hardback – 2016-08-15 
    Routledge
    SOAS Musicology Series

  • Digital and Immaterial Museums of Architecture

    By Konstantinos Ioannidis

    From the small scale collections of dusty architectural material that were often stored in some room in an architecture school or museum of art, through the 1960s, when the idea of architecture as an object of display and as a curating discipline emerged, the idea of exhibition as a medium to…

    Hardback – 2016-07-28 
    Routledge

  • Reimagining Singapore Architecture and Space: Intimacy, Agency and Affect

    By Lilian Chee

    How does agency and affect transform architectural knowledge? What subjects evolve from such strategies of engagement? What forms of evidence become crucial to such knowledge construction? This book argues that the big questions of architecture and urbanism taking place in the fleeting,…

    Hardback – 2016-07-28 
    Routledge

  • War Memory and Commemoration

    By Brad West

    In a period characterised by an unprecedented cultural engagement with the past, individuals, groups and nations are debating and experimenting with commemoration in order to find culturally relevant ways of remembering warfare, genocide and terrorism. This book examines such remembrances and the…

    Hardback – 2016-07-26 
    Routledge
    Memory Studies: Global Constellations

  • Dark Tourism

    Practice and Interpretation

    Edited by Glenn Hooper, John J. Lennon

    Dark Tourism, as well as other terms such as Thanatourism and Grief Tourism, has been much discussed in the past two decades. This volume provides a comprehensive exploration of the subject from the point of view of both practice - how Dark Tourism is performed, what practical and physical…

    Hardback – 2016-07-25 
    Routledge
    New Directions in Tourism Analysis

  • Heritage, Affect and Emotion

    Politics, practices and infrastructures

    Edited by Divya P. Tolia-Kelly, Emma Waterton, Steve Watson

    Heritage and its economies are driven by affective politics and consolidated through emotions such as pride, awe, joy and pain. In the humanities and social sciences, there is a widespread acknowledgement of the limits not only of language and subjectivity, but also of visuality and representation.…

    Hardback – 2016-07-18 
    Routledge
    Critical Studies in Heritage, Emotion and Affect

  • Entangled Heritages

    Postcolonial Perspectives on the Uses of the Past in Latin America

    By Olaf Kaltmeier, Mario Rufer

    Relying on the concept of a shared history, this book argues that we can speak of a shared heritage that is common in terms of the basic grammar of heritage and articulated histories, but divided alongside the basic difference between colonizers and colonized. This problematic is also evident in…

    Hardback – 2016-07-18 
    Routledge
    InterAmerican Research: Contact, Communication, Conflict

  • Organisations and Humanisation

    Perspectives on organising humanisation and humanising organisations

    Edited by Myrte van de Klundert, Robert van Boeschoten

    The term humanisation was introduced in humanistic studies to develop a humanist way of thinking about organisations and human relations. It stems from a need to think about questions of justice and living a good life in practice but not from some absolute or abstract point of view. As it is often…

    Hardback – 2016-07-18 
    Gower

  • Face to Face with Practice

    Existential Forms of Research for Management Inquiry

    By Steven Segal, Claire Jankelson

    Coming Face to Face with your own practice is an emerging approach to management and professional research that has a significant impact on management practice. It closes the gap between theory and practice. An existential form of research means that the researcher carefully attends to their…

    Hardback – 2016-07-13 
    Routledge

  • The Archive Project

    Archival Research in the Social Sciences

    By Niamh Moore, Andrea Salter, Liz Stanley, Maria Tamboukou

    Recent scholarship on archive research has raised questions concerning the character and impact of 'the archive' on how the traces of the past are researched, the use and analysis of different kinds of archived data, methodological approaches to the practicalities involved, and what kind of theory…

    Hardback – 2016-07-08 
    Routledge

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