Non-Fiction Books:

Liberating Culture

Sorry, this product is not currently available to order

Here are some other products you might consider...

Liberating Culture

Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Museums, Curation and Heritage Preservation

Format

Hardback

Customer rating

Click to share your rating 0 ratings (0.0/5.0 average) Thanks for your vote!

Share this product

Liberating Culture by Christina F. Kreps
Unavailable
Sorry, this product is not currently available to order

Description

Using examples of indigenous models from Indonesia, the Pacific, Africa and Native North America, Kreps illustrate how the growing recognition of indigenous curation and concepts of cultural heritage preservation is transforming conventional museum practice. She explores the similarities and differences between western and non-western approaches to objects, museums, and curation, revealing how what is culturally appropriate in one context may not be in another. The book also undermines the argument that non-western people are not concerned with preserving their cultural property - an argument that has been used to justify its collection and retention in museums.
Release date NZ
January 30th, 2003
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
Routledge
Pages
176
Dimensions
174x246x19
ISBN-13
9780415250252
Product ID
1681731

Customer reviews

Nobody has reviewed this product yet. You could be the first!

Write a Review

Marketplace listings

There are no Marketplace listings available for this product currently.
Already own it? Create a free listing and pay just 9% commission when it sells!

Sell Yours Here

Help & options

  • If you think we've made a mistake or omitted details, please send us your feedback. Send Feedback
  • If you have a question or problem with this product, visit our Help section. Get Help
Filed under...