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The politics of heritage : the legacies of 'race'

Author: Jo Littler; Roshi Naidoo
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2005.
Series: Comedia.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"The Politics of Heritage brings together leading cultural critics, practitioners, policy makers and curators to explore the processes of heritage formation, focusing on issues of 'race' and ethnicity. Analysing both theory and practice, the book is concerned with understanding how 'heritage' changes and develops, and with exploring problems and possibilities for the future."--Jacket.

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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jo Littler; Roshi Naidoo
ISBN: 0415322103 9780415322102 0415322111 9780415322119
OCLC Number: 55645007
Description: xv, 270 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction : British heritage and the legacies of 'race' / Jo Littler --
Part I. British heritage as international heritage. 1. Whose heritage? : un-settling 'the heritage', re-imagining the post-nation / Stuart Hall --
2. Never mind the buzzwords : 'race', heritage and the liberal agenda / Roshi Naidoo --
3. Commemorating the Holocaust : reconfiguring national identity in the twenty-first century / Sharon McDonald --
4. Museums, communities and the politics of heritage in Northern Ireland / Elizabeth Crooke --
5. Ghosts : heritage and the shape of things to come / Jonathan Rutherford --
6. Making place, resisting desplacement : conflicting national and local identities in Scotland / Sian Jones --
7. Reinventing the nation : British heritage and the bicultural settlement in New Zealand / Lynda Dyson --
Part II. Process, policy, practive. 8. Taking root in Britain : the process of shaping heritage / Naseem Khan --
9. What a difference a bay makes : cinema and Welsh heritage / Gill Branston --
10. History teaching and heritage education : two sides of the same coin, or different currencies? / John Hamer --
11. Picture this : the 'Black' curator / Carol Tulloch --
12. A community of communities / Jim McGuigan --
13. Inheriting diversity : archiving the past / S.I. Martin --
14. Keep the flags flying : World Cup 2002, football and the remaking of Englishness / Mark Perryman --
Afterword: 'Strolling spectators' and 'practical Londoners' : remembering the imperial past / Bill Schwarz.
Series Title: Comedia.
Responsibility: edited by Jo Littler and Roshi Naidoo.
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Bringing together a wide range of contributors, this book examines how many different of types of heritage - from football to stately homes, experience attractions to education - deal with the  Read more...


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