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Art, Anthropology, and Contested Heritage
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Arnd Schneider
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-14 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

This book presents innovative ethnographic perspectives on the intersections between art, anthropology, and contested cultural heritage, drawing on research fro
Expanded Visions
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Arnd Schneider
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-31 - Publisher: Routledge

This book argues for a new anthropology of the moving image, bringing together an important range of essays on time-based media in the contemporary arts and ant
Across Anthropology
Language: en
Pages: 434
Authors: Margareta von Oswald
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-06-15 - Publisher: Leuven University Press

How can we rethink anthropology beyond itself? In this book, twenty-one artists, anthropologists, and curators grapple with how anthropology has been formulated
Expanded Visions
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Arnd Schneider
Categories: Art and anthropology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Routledge

This book argues for a new anthropology of the moving image, bringing together an important range of essays on time-based media in the contemporary arts and ant
Tourism, Conflict and Contested Heritage in Former Yugoslavia
Language: en
Pages: 118
Authors: Josef Ploner
Categories: Travel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-07 - Publisher: Routledge

Described as ‘cultural crossroads’ or ‘mosaic’, ‘powder keg’, ‘border’, ‘bridge’ or Europe’s ‘Other’, the region comprising former Yug
Contested Antiquity
Language: en
Pages: 345
Authors: Esther Solomon
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-02-02 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

While the archaeological legacies of Greece and Cyprus are often considered to represent some of the highest values of Western civilization—democracy, progres
What Anthropologists Do
Language: en
Pages: 278
Authors: Veronica Strang
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-11 - Publisher: Routledge

Why should you study anthropology? How will it enable you to understand human behaviour? And what will you learn that will equip you to enter working life? This
Slavery, Contested Heritage, and Thanatourism
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Graham Dann
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Psychology Press

Articles collected here focus on British and American slavery in the New World and those instances where its remnants have been put to use by today's tourism in
Heritage That Hurts
Language: en
Pages: 214
Authors: Joy Sather-Wagstaff
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-16 - Publisher: Routledge

Memorial sites, sites of “dark tourism,” are vernacular spaces that are continuously negotiated, constructed, and reconstructed into meaningful places. Usin
Sense and Essence
Language: en
Pages: 350
Authors: Birgit Meyer
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-01 - Publisher: Berghahn Books

Contrary to popular perceptions, cultural heritage is not given, but constantly in the making: a construction subject to dynamic processes of (re)inventing cult