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By Kathryn Lafrenz Samuels,Trinidad Rico

Situated on the intersection of scholarship and perform, Heritage Keywords positions cultural history as a transformative instrument for social swap. This quantity unlocks the persuasive energy of cultural heritage—as it shapes studies of swap and crafts current and destiny probabilities from old conditions—by supplying new methods ahead for cultivating confident switch and social justice in modern social debates and struggles. It attracts concept from deliberative democratic perform, with its specialise in rhetoric and redescription, to enrich participatory turns in fresh history work.

Through awareness to the rhetorical fringe of cultural history, individuals to this quantity supply cutting edge reworkings of severe historical past different types. all the fifteen chapters examines a search phrase from the sector of background practice—authenticity, civil society, cultural diversity, cultural estate, democratization, tricky history, discourse, fairness, intangible history, reminiscence, usual historical past, position, hazard, rights, and sustainability—to show off the artistic power of cultural history because it turns into mobilized inside a wide range of social, political, fiscal, and ethical contexts.

This hugely readable assortment should be of curiosity to scholars, students, and execs in background experiences, cultural source administration, public archaeology, ancient maintenance, and similar cultural coverage fields.

Contributors include Jeffrey Adams, Sigrid Van der Auwera, Melissa F. Baird, Alexander Bauer, Malcolm A. Cooper, Anna Karlström, Paul J. Lane, Alicia Ebbitt McGill, Gabriel Moshenska, Regis Pecos, Robert Preucel, Trinidad Rico, Cecelia Rodéhn, Joshua Samuels, Kathryn Lafrenz Samuels, and Klaus Zehbe.

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