© 2015

The Palgrave Handbook of Contemporary Heritage Research

  • Emma Waterton
  • Steve Watson

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvi
  2. Heritage as a Focus of Research: Past, Present and New Directions

  3. Heritage Meanings

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 19-20
    2. Zongjie Wu, Song Hou
      Pages 37-51
    3. Michael Haldrup, Jørgen Ole Bœrenholdt
      Pages 52-68
    4. Helaine Silverman
      Pages 69-88
  4. Heritage in Context

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 89-90
    2. Shatha Abu Khafajah, Arwa Badran
      Pages 91-112
    3. Jessica Moody
      Pages 113-129
    4. Duncan Light
      Pages 144-158
    5. Nuala C. Johnson
      Pages 159-173
  5. Heritage and Cultural Experience

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 175-176
    2. David Crouch
      Pages 177-190
    3. Joy Sather-Wagstaff
      Pages 191-204
    4. Russell Staiff
      Pages 205-218
    5. Alfonso Vargas-Sánchez
      Pages 219-233
    6. Noel Lobley
      Pages 234-247
    7. Gregory Ramshaw, Sean Gammon
      Pages 248-260

About this book


This book explores heritage from a wide range of perspectives and disciplines and in doing so provides a distinctive and deeply relevant survey of the field as it is currently researched, understood and practiced around the world.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Emma Waterton
    • 1
  • Steve Watson
    • 2
  1. 1.University of Western SydneyAustralia
  2. 2.York St John UniversityUK

About the editors

Shatha Abu Khafajah, Hashemite University, Jordan Jørgen Ole Bærenholdt, Roskilde University, Denmark Arwa Badran, independent researcher, UK Robyn Bushell, University of Western Sydney, Australia David Crouch, University of Derby, UK Bella Dicks, Cardiff University, UK Sean Gammon, University of Central Lancashire, UK John Giblin, University of Western Sydney, Australia Cristóbal Gnecco, University of Cauca, Colombia Michael Haldrup, Roskilde University, Denmark Rodney Harrison, University College London, UK Cornelius Holtorf, University in Kalmar, Sweden Anders Högberg, University in Kalmar, Sweden Song Hou, Zhejiang University, China Nuala C. Johnson, Queen's University Belfast, UK Duncan Light, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK Noel Lobley, University of Oxford, UK Jessica Moody, University of York, UK Cath Neal, University of York, UK Georgios C. Papageorgiou, Deree the American College of Greece John Pendlebury, Newcastle University, UK Gregory Ramshaw, Clemson University, USA Anna Reading, Kings College, University of London, UK Ann Reed, University of North Dakota, USA María Rosario González-Rodríguez, University of Seville, Spain Joy Sather-Wagstaff, North Dakota State University, USA John Schofield, University of York, UK Katharina Schramm, Martin-Luther-University, USA Helaine Silverman, University of Illinois, USA Russell Staiff, University of Melbourne, Australia Marie Louise Stig Sørensen, University of Cambridge, UK Alfonso Vargas-Sánchez, Spanish University of Huelva Dacia Viejo Rose, University of Cambridge, UK Tim Winter, Deakin University, Australia Andrea Witcomb, Deakin University, Australia Wu Zongjie, Zhejiang University, China

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