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  • Contemporary Clay and Museum Culture

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christie Brown, Julian Stair, Clare Twomey

    This groundbreaking book is the first to provide a critical overview of the relationship between contemporary ceramics and curatorial practice in museum culture. Ceramic objects form a major part of museum collections, with connections to anthropology, archaeology and other disciplines that…

    Hardback – 2016-06-16

  • Literary Mapping in the Digital Age

    1st Edition

    Edited by David Cooper, Christopher Donaldson, Patricia Murrieta-Flores

    Drawing on the expertise of leading researchers from around the globe, this pioneering collection of essays explores how geospatial technologies are revolutionizing the discipline of literary studies. The book offers the first intensive examination of digital literary cartography, a field whose…

    Hardback – 2016-05-27
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • The Twenty-First-Century Legacy of the Beatles

    Liverpool and Popular Music Heritage Tourism, 1st Edition

    By Michael Brocken

    It has taken Liverpool almost half a century to come to terms with the musical, cultural and now economic legacy of the Beatles and popular music. At times the group was negatively associated with sex and drugs images surrounding rock music: deemed unacceptable by the city fathers, and unworthy of…

    Hardback – 2016-03-18
    Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series

  • Islamophobia in Cyberspace

    Hate Crimes Go Viral, 1st Edition

    By Imran Awan

    Cyber hate can take many different forms from online material which can lead to actual offline abuse and violence, cyber violence; cyber stalking, and online harassment with the use of visual images, videos, chat rooms, text and social media which are intended to cause harm. This book examines the…

    Hardback – 2016-03-02

  • Heritage, Democracy and the Public

    Nordic Approaches, 1st Edition

    By Torgrim Sneve Guttormsen, Grete Swensen

    What is the significance of heritage for how welfare is defined? What function does heritage have in the public realm and how is heritage becoming a resource for citizens to gain influence in society? Who and what defines the public debates and the politics about heritage? Is there a knowledge gap…

    Hardback – 2016-01-06

  • Conflict Landscapes and Archaeology from Above

    1st Edition

    Edited by Birger Stichelbaut, David Cowley

    The study of conflict archaeology has developed rapidly over the last decade, fuelled in equal measure by technological advances and creative analytical frameworks. Nowhere is this truer than in the inter-disciplinary fields of archaeological practice that combine traditional sources such as…

    Hardback – 2016-01-06
    Material Culture and Modern Conflict

  • The Slave Ship, Memory and the Origin of Modernity

    1st Edition

    By Martyn Hudson

    Traces; slave names, the islands and cities into which we are born, our musics and rhythms, our genetic compositions, our stories of our lost utopias and the atrocities inflicted upon our ancestors, by our ancestors, the social structure of our cities, the nature of our diasporas, the scars…

    Hardback – 2016-01-06
    Memory Studies: Global Constellations

  • Privacy and Healthcare Data

    'Choice of Control' to 'Choice' and 'Control', 1st Edition

    By Christina Munns, Subhajit Basu

    In order for the information society to realise its full potential, personal data has to be disclosed, used and often shared. This book explores the disclosure and sharing of data within the area of healthcare. Including an overview of how health information is currently managed, the authors argue…

    Hardback – 2015-12-15

  • Balkan Heritages

    Negotiating History and Culture, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maria Couroucli, Tchavdar Marinov

    This volume deals with the relation between heritage, history and politics in the Balkans. Contributions examine diverse ways in which material and immaterial heritage has been articulated, negotiated and manipulated since the nineteenth century. The major question addressed here is how modern…

    Hardback – 2015-12-07
    British School at Athens - Modern Greek and Byzantine Studies

  • Digital Humanities and the Lost Drama of Early Modern England

    Ten Case Studies, 1st Edition

    By Matthew Steggle

    This book establishes new information about the likely content of ten lost plays from the period 1580-1642. These plays’ authors include Nashe, Heywood, and Dekker; and the plays themselves connect in direct ways to some of the most canonical dramas of English literature, including Hamlet, King…

    Hardback – 2015-11-28
    Studies in Performance and Early Modern Drama

  • Protecting Privacy in Private International and Procedural Law and by Data Protection

    European and American Developments, 1st Edition

    By Burkhard Hess, Cristina M. Mariottini

    Ensuring the effective right to privacy regarding the gathering and processing of personal data has become a key issue both in the internal market and in the international arena. The extent of one's right to control their data, the implications of the `right to be forgotten', the impact of the…

    Hardback – 2015-11-17

  • Diffractive Technospaces

    A Feminist Approach to the Mediations of Space and Representation, 1st Edition

    By Federica Timeto

    The entanglements of information and materiality in our media environment, that new information and communication technologies make increasingly mobile and locative, changes the mediations between space and society. The fluidity and continual reworking of the boundaries of contemporary technospaces…

    Hardback – 2015-10-30

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