Books and more books: A productive time in CHMS

Books and more books: A productive time in CHMS
Museums and Social Change: Challenging the Unhelpful Museum. Edited by Adele Chynoweth, Bernadette Lynch, Klaus Petersen and Sarah Smed
Monday 24 August 2020

In the last two years, centre staff have published 12 new books, seven of these during 2020-1!

These books, both edited and authored, range from social activism in museums, Indigenous repatriation issues, migrant and multicultural heritage, oral histories of the Forgotten Australians, heritage politics and the emotions of heritage.



Natsuko Akagawa and Laurajane Smith (eds). 2019. Safeguarding Intangible Heritage: Practices and Politics, London: Routledge.


Adele Chynoweth, Bernadette Lynch, Klaus Petersen, Sarah Smed (Eds). 2020. Museums and Social Change: Challenging the Unhelpful Museum. London: Routledge.


Adele Chynoweth. 2020. Goodna Girls: A History of Children in a Queensland Mental Asylum. Canberra: ANU Press.


Alexandra Dellios (ed.). 2019. Memory and Family in Australian Refugee Histories. London: Routledge.



Alexandra Dellios and Eureka Henrich (eds). 2020. Migrant, Multicultural and Diasporic Heritage: Beyond and Between Borders. London: Routledge.


Cressida Fforde, C. Timothy McKeown, Honor Keeler (eds). 2020. The Routledge Companion to Indigenous Repatriation: Return, Reconcile, Renew. London: Routledge.


Tuuli Lahdesmaki, Suzie Thomas and Yujie Zhu (eds). 2019. Politics of Scale: New Directions in Critical Heritage Studies. Oxford: Berghahn Books.


Laurajane Smith. 2021. Emotional Heritage: Visitor Engagement at Museums and Heritage Sites. London: Routledge


Laurajane Smith, L., M. Wetherell and G. Campbell (eds). 2018. Emotion, affective practices, and the past in the present. London: Routledge.


Shuli Wang, Michael Rowlands and Yujie Zhu. 2021. Heritage and Religion in East Asia. London: Routledge.


Yujie Zhu. 2018. Heritage and Romantic Consumption in China. Leiden: Amsterdam University Press.


Yujie Zhu and Christina Maags. 2020. Heritage Politics in China: The Power of the Past. London: Routledge.



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