Heritage from Below (inbunden)
Format
Inbunden (Hardback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
264
Utgivningsdatum
2012-04-28
Upplaga
New ed
Förlag
Ashgate Publishing Limited
Medarbetare
Graham, Professor Brian (series ed.)
Illustratör/Fotograf
Includes 32 b&w illustrations
Illustrationer
Includes 32 b&w illustrations
Dimensioner
241 x 165 x 25 mm
Vikt
612 g
Antal komponenter
1
Komponenter
52:B&W 6.14 x 9.21in or 234 x 156mm (Royal 8vo) Case Laminate on White w/Gloss Lam
ISBN
9780754673569
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Research into the ways in which the past is constructed and consumed in the present is now reaching a mature stage. This maturity derives from the general acceptance that heritage as a social and cultural construct is closely connected to the making and maintaining of identity at all spatial scales. This unique book contributes to the developing discourse by focusing on 'heritage from below' in a field where the literature on the relationship between heritage and identity has, rightly, been focused on national identity. Never before have the contemporary manifestations and the theoretical structuring framework of the idea of heritage from below been discussed in the depth offered by this book. The authors first establish the concept and then engage with the actual practice and practitioners of heritage from below in the UK, Europe, Australia and North America.
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A Yankee Book Peddler UK Core Title for 2012 'Internationalist in its scope, this timely and imaginative volume offers thoughtful analyses of ordinary people creating their own histories and heritage. This is a welcome addition to the growing body of work criticising conventional approaches to heritage. The collection provides engaging insights for public historians and heritage practitioners alike.' Hilda Kean, former Dean and Director of Public History, Ruskin College, Oxford, UK 'Heritage from Below reminds us that heritage is much more than the usual castles and palaces, it includes the ordinary and the mundane which often transmit the voices of the dispossessed.' Gregory Ashworth, University of Groningen, The Netherlands 'Heritage from Below is a stimulating mix of interdisciplinary and international scholars whose contributions advance debate in critical heritage studies. They offer a considered challenge to the Authorized Heritage Discourse, and illustrate the importance of heritage expressions that attempt to counter hegemonic and consensus constructions of heritage. The authors each provide thought-provoking arguments that affirm and demonstrate the role of heritage in contemporary political struggles.' Laurajane Smith, Australian National University, Canberrra, Australia

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Iain J.M. Robertson is Senior Lecturer, Heritage Management, University of Gloucestershire, UK

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Contents: Introduction: heritage from below, Iain J.M. Robertson; Archaeological knowledge, animist knowledge, and appropriation of the ancient dead, Piotr Bienkowski; Rhetoric, place and performance: students and the heritage of the Scottish universities, 1880-1945, Catriona M.M. Macdonald; Consuming outlaws: the common good and heritage from below, Graham Seal; Under lines and sub verse: the heritage chronicled in unofficial poetry and verses from below, Graham Seal; Intimate knowledge: defining heritage from the inside, Elisabeth Skinner; From 'shackies' to silver nomads: coastal recreation and coastal heritage in Western Australia, Roy Jones and H. John Selwood; What's in a house? Heritage in the making on the south-western coast of Norway, Gunhild Setten; Commemorating nations' workers: the case of 'the Reesor Siding incident', Brian S. Osborne; Time-specific martyr or enduring symbol? Tom Edwards and Western Australian labour heritage 1919-2010, Roy Jones; The history of the transatlantic slave trade and heritage from below in action: guerrilla memorialisation in the era of bicentennial commemoration, Alan Rice; Index.