Museums, Migration and Identity in Europe: Peoples, Places by Christopher Whitehead,Susannah Eckersley,Katherine

By Christopher Whitehead,Susannah Eckersley,Katherine Lloyd,Rhiannon Mason

The imperatives surrounding museum representations of position have shifted from the past due eighteenth century to this day. The political importance of position itself has replaced and maintains to alter in any respect scales, from neighborhood, civic, nearby to nationwide and supranational. while, alterations in inhabitants flows, migration styles and demographic flow now underscore either cultural and political perform, be it within the lodging of ’diversity’ in cultural and social coverage, scholarly explorations of hybridity or in nation immigration controls. This publication investigates the old and modern relationships among museums, areas and identities. It brings jointly contributions from overseas students, lecturers, practitioners from museums and public associations, policymakers, and representatives of institutions and migrant groups to discover these kinds of issues.

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