6 edition of Who Owns the Past found in the catalog.
by Berghahn Books
Written in English
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Who Owns America's Past? is a needed book.", "A pick for any collection strong in museum management and history. The result goes beyond a recommendation for arts holdings, examining how American history itself is documented and presented.". But in Who Owns Antiquity?, one of the world’s leading museum directors vigorously challenges this nationalistic position, arguing that it is damaging and often disingenuous. “Antiquities,” James Cuno argues, “are the cultural property of all humankind,” “evidence of the world’s ancient past and not that of a particular modern nation.
Get this from a library! The history question: who owns the past?. [Inga Clendinnen] -- In the third Quarterly Essay for , Inga Clendinnen looks past the skirmishes and pitched battles of the history wars and asks what's at stake - what kind of history do we want and need? Should. Get this from a library! Who owns the past?: papers from the annual symposium of the Australian Academy of the Humanities. [Isabel McBryde; Australian Academy of the Humanities. Symposium] -- Papers by, E.P. Willmot, D.J. Mulvaney, A. Erh Soon Tay and S.M. Sullivan annotated separately.
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The past decade, however, has seen major changes in law and public policy and an active, ongoing debate over legal and ethical issues affecting the ownership of art and other cultural property.
Contributors to Who Owns the Past. include legal scholars, museum professionals, anthropologists, archaeologists, and collectors.
In clear, nontechnical /5(4). Who Owns America’s Past. examines the different ways that the Smithsonian’s exhibitions have been conceived and designed—whether to educate visitors, celebrate an important historical moment, or satisfy donor demands or partisan agendas.
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This is vividly demonstrated when one compares (as Foner does) the Ken Burns version of the Civil War (a battle between brothers that led to reconciliation) to Foner's own interpretation (a Cited by: For continued access to The Public Historian content as it publishes, become a member of the National Council on Public History, or recommend The Public Historian to your institution's library.
Vol. 36 No. 1, February Author: Lee M. Simpson. Who Owns America's Past. is a needed book."―American Historical Review "This is an important book that examines the inner workings of the Smithsonian in ways that are both interesting and useful.
There are no easy answers to the questions Post raises with this insightful text."―Technology and CultureCited by: 2. Who Owns the Past. book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Public and private institutions in the United States have long been hom /5(12).
Who Owns History?: Rethinking the Past in a Changing World - Kindle edition by Foner, Eric. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.
Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Who Owns History?: Rethinking the Past in a Changing World/5(20). The title of this book is rather misleading. Nothing prior to chapter four, "The Russians Write a New History," has anything to do with the question 'who owns history?'.
In fact, I'd only say three chapters tackle the idea at all/5. The past decade, however, has seen major changes in law and public policy and an active, ongoing debate over legal and ethical issues affecting the ownership of art and other cultural property.
Contributors to Who Owns the Past. include legal scholars, museum professionals, anthropologists, archaeologists, and collectors/5(2). Who owns history?: rethinking the past in a changing world User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict.
Each individual has a vested interest in knowing the past because the past is in everyone. However, "everyone and no one" owns the past and "the study of the past is a constantly evolving, never Read full review4/5(1). The History Question book.
Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In the third Quarterly Essay forInga Clendinnen looks pa /5. In Who Owns America's Past, Robert C. Post Never having given this a lot of thought, I supposed it was to save anything that had to do with the history of the United States.
In my only visit to the Smithsonian, I looked at Inaugural ball gowns, Julia Child's kitchen, the ruby slippers from The Wizard of Oz.3/5.
Buy a cheap copy of Who Owns History?: Rethinking the Past book by Eric Foner. “Who Owns History. testifies to Eric Foner’s lifelong personal commitment to writing histories that advance the struggle for racial equality Cited by: Facebook, Inc.
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Eric Foner. Eric Foner is DeWitt Clinton Professor of History at Columbia University. He is the author of many highly acclaimed works in American history, notably The Story of American Freedom andhe won the Pulitzer Prize for History, the Bancroft Prize, and the Lincoln Prize for The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American by:.
Who Owns America's Past? is a needed book." American Historical Review "This is a most readable account written by an insider of a fascinating institution." The International Commitee for the Conservation of the Industrial HeritagePages: Reading Foner's Who Owns History is a step in the right direction.
"Who owns history? Everyone and no one which is why the study of the past is a constantly evolving, never-ending journey of.Who Owns America’s Past? is about divergent ways in which the Smithsonian Institution’s historical exhibits have been conceived and staged, sometimes to educate, sometimes to commemorate or celebrate—or sometimes to satisfy the demands of donors or so-called stakeholders, or even to promote partisan political agendas.
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