Article Volume 13. Museums and Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage - Facilitating Participation and Strengthening their Function in Society

  title={Article Volume 13. Museums and Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage - Facilitating Participation and Strengthening their Function in Society},
  author={Janet Blake},
  journal={International Journal of Intangible Heritage},
  • J. Blake
  • Published 2018
  • Political Science
  • International Journal of Intangible Heritage
The duality of the nature of heritage celebrated at the same time for its universal value and for its special meaning and its significance for local and bearer communities represents a challenge for its safeguarding and its presentation by museums. Heritage as a universal, global value has been the predominant approach in international cultural policy-setting since the second half of the twentieth century, but its significance to local and bearer communities is now increasingly well understood… 
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