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Cultural Policies in Europe.From a State to a City-Centered Perspective on Cultural Generativity

  title={Cultural Policies in Europe.From a State to a City-Centered Perspective on Cultural Generativity},
  author={Pierre-Michel Menger},
Cultural policy in Europe is deeply rooted in the Welfare State doctrine that has been prevailing during the last half century. Its implementation has gone along with the invention and rise of educational policy, social policy and health policy. This paper sketches its evolution as a four phase move towards what has been emerging as the central dual content of the current public cultural policy: preserving and promoting heritage, and bringing the creative industries at the core of the so-called… 

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