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  1. History and Heritage

    Illustrated Edition

    Edited by Simon Ditchfield, John Arnold, Kate Davies

    Just what is it that we want from the past? History offers us true stories about the past; heritage sells or provides us with the past we appear to desire. The dividing line between history and heritage is, however, far from clear. This collection of papers addresses the division between history...

    Published January 30th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Two Plays from the New Russia

    By Daniil Gink, John Freedman, Alexei Burykin

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 23rd 1998 by Routledge

  3. The Politics of Display

    Museums, Science, Culture

    Edited by Sharon Macdonald

    Series: Heritage: Care-Preservation-Management

    The assumption that museum exhibitions, particularly those concerned with science and technology, are somehow neutral and impartial is today being challenged both in the public arena and in the academy. The Politics of Display brings together studies of contemporary and historical exhibitions and...

    Published December 25th 1997 by Routledge

  4. Textile Conservator's Manual

    2nd Edition

    By Sheila Landi

    This second edition of 'Textile Conservator's Manual', now revised and available in paperback, provides an in-depth review of the current practice, ethics and materials used in textile conservation. Concentrating on decorative art objects from the major cultures, the book gives practical...

    Published December 20th 1997 by Routledge

  5. Colonialism and the Object

    Empire, Material Culture and the Museum

    Edited by Tim Barringer, Tom Flynn

    Series: Museum Meanings

    Drawing together an international group of scholars from a variety of disciplinary and cultural backgrounds, Colonialism and the Object explores the impact of colonial contact with other cultures on the material culture of both the colonized and the imperial nation. The book includes intensive...

    Published December 18th 1997 by Routledge

  6. The Book of Hiding

    Gender, Ethnicity, Annihilation, and Esther

    By Timothy K. Beal

    Series: Biblical Limits

    The Book of Hiding offers a fluent and erudite analysis of the parallels between the Bible and contemporary discussions of gender, ethnicity and social ambiguity. Beal focuses particularly on the traditionally marginalised book of Esther, in order to examine closely the categories of self and other...

    Published October 30th 1997 by Routledge

  7. The Quest of the Historical Gospel

    Mark, John and the Origins of the Gospel Genre

    By Lawrence M. Wills

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 16th 1997 by Routledge

  8. The Plays of Ernst Toller

    A Revaluation

    By Cecil Davies

    This book is the fullest and most detailed study yet published in English of Ernst Toller's plays and their most significant productions. In particular the productions directed by Karl-Heinz Martin, Jurgen Fehling and Erwin Piscator are closely analyzed and the author demonstrates how, brilliant...

    Published September 5th 1997 by Routledge

  9. The Gospel of Thomas

    By Richard Valantasis

    Series: New Testament Readings

    This volume offers the first full commentary on the Gospel of Thomas, a work which has previously been accessible only to theologians and scholars. Valantasis provides fresh translations of the Coptic and Greek text, with an illuminating commentary, examining the text line by line. He includes a...

    Published September 1st 1997 by Routledge

  10. Islam in Malaysian Foreign Policy

    By Shanti Nair

    Series: Politics in Asia

    A case study of a multi-ethnic Muslim state and a contribution to the study of the domestic functions of foreign policy. The book also addresses the real and imagined significance of Islam as a force in contemporary global politics....

    Published July 3rd 1997 by Routledge