Intangible Heritage and the Museum

Intangible Heritage and the Museum

... Heritage. Museum International 56:137–149. Alivizatou, M. 2011 Intangible Heritage and Erasure: Rethinking Cultural Preservation and Contemporary Museum Practice. International Journal of Cultural Property 18(1):37–60. 2008a The ...

Intangible Heritage and the Museum

Intangible Heritage and the Museum

In this comparative, international study Marilena Alivizatou investigates the relationship between museums and the new concept of “intangible heritage.” She charts the rise of intangible heritage within the global sphere of UN cultural ...

Intangible Heritage and Participation

Intangible Heritage and Participation

Including case studies from the Netherlands, Belgium, Aotearoa New Zealand, Greece, Peru, Britain, Denmark, Sweden and Japan, the book provides an analysis of safeguarding as a museological framework and further investigates safeguarding ...

Intangible Heritage

Intangible Heritage

This volume examines the implications and consequences of the idea of ‘intangible heritage’ to current international academic and policy debates about the meaning and nature of cultural heritage and the management processes developed to ...

Intangible Heritage Embodied

Intangible Heritage Embodied

The findings in this volume will be vital to both professionals and academics in anthropology, archaeology, history, museum studies, architecture, and anyone else who deals with issues of cultural heritage and preservation.

Safeguarding Intangible Heritage

Safeguarding Intangible Heritage

This volume critically and reflexively examines these practices and policies, providing an accessible account of the different ways in which intangible cultural heritage has been defined and managed in both national and international ...

Making Intangible Heritage

Making Intangible Heritage

In Making Intangible Heritage, Valdimar Tr. Hafstein—folklorist and official delegate to UNESCO—tells the story of UNESCO's Intangible Heritage Convention.

Museums and Innovations

Museums and Innovations

This volume presents sixteen thoughtful essays which address innovative ways to present cultural heritage primarily in ethnographic and social history museums through recent permanent, temporary, and mobile exhibitions.