Clarifying the critical in critical heritage studies

  title={Clarifying the critical in critical heritage studies},
  author={Tim Winter},
  journal={International Journal of Heritage Studies},
  pages={532 - 545}
  • T. Winter
  • Published 2013
  • Sociology
  • International Journal of Heritage Studies
This paper considers the term critical in the unfolding formulation of critical heritage studies. It argues for a shift in emphasis from the subject of our effort to the object of attention, in other words focusing primarily on the critical issues that face the world today, the larger issues that bear upon and extend outwards from heritage. To that end, the paper presents two key directions. It suggests much is to be gained from tackling the uneasy relationship that currently exists between… Expand
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