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The Resource Consuming History : Historians and Heritage in Contemporary Popular Culture, (electronic resource)

Consuming History : Historians and Heritage in Contemporary Popular Culture, (electronic resource)

Label
Consuming History : Historians and Heritage in Contemporary Popular Culture
Title
Consuming History
Title remainder
Historians and Heritage in Contemporary Popular Culture
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Non-academic history - 'public history' - is a complex, dynamic entity which impacts on the popular understanding of the past at all levels. In Consuming History, Jerome de Groot examines how society consumes history and how a reading of this consumption can help us understand popular culture and issues of representation. This book analyses a wide range of cultural entities - from computer games to daytime television, from blockbuster fictional narratives such as Da Vinci Code to DNA genealogical tools - to analyse how history works in contemporary popular culture. Jerome de Groot probes how m
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
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1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
De Groot, Jerome
Dewey number
907.2
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
ProQuest Ebook Central
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  • History
  • Popular culture
Label
Consuming History : Historians and Heritage in Contemporary Popular Culture, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://www.EUI.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=401828
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction: History and popular culture; Part I The popular historian; 1 The public historian, the historian in public; 2 Popular history in print; 3 The historian in popular culture; Part II Enfranchisement, ownership and consumption: 'Amateur' histories; 4 The everyday historical: Local history, metal detecting, antiques; 5 Genealogy: Hobby, politics, science; 6 Digital history: Archives, information architecture, encyclopaedias, community websites and search engines; Part III Performing and playing history
  • 7 Historical re-enactment8 Recycling culture and re-enactment/cultural re-enactment; 9 History games; Part IV History on television; 10 Contemporary historical documentary; 11 Reality History; Part V The 'historical' as cultural genre; 12 Historical television: Classic serial, costume drama and comedy; 13 Historical film; 14 Imagined histories: Novels, plays and comics; Part VI Artefact and interpretation; 15 Museums and physical encounters with the past; Conclusions: Nostalgia isn't what it used to be; Notes; Index;
Control code
u370276
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (305 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780203889008
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBL401828
  • (OCoLC)476211523
Label
Consuming History : Historians and Heritage in Contemporary Popular Culture, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://www.EUI.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=401828
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction: History and popular culture; Part I The popular historian; 1 The public historian, the historian in public; 2 Popular history in print; 3 The historian in popular culture; Part II Enfranchisement, ownership and consumption: 'Amateur' histories; 4 The everyday historical: Local history, metal detecting, antiques; 5 Genealogy: Hobby, politics, science; 6 Digital history: Archives, information architecture, encyclopaedias, community websites and search engines; Part III Performing and playing history
  • 7 Historical re-enactment8 Recycling culture and re-enactment/cultural re-enactment; 9 History games; Part IV History on television; 10 Contemporary historical documentary; 11 Reality History; Part V The 'historical' as cultural genre; 12 Historical television: Classic serial, costume drama and comedy; 13 Historical film; 14 Imagined histories: Novels, plays and comics; Part VI Artefact and interpretation; 15 Museums and physical encounters with the past; Conclusions: Nostalgia isn't what it used to be; Notes; Index;
Control code
u370276
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (305 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780203889008
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBL401828
  • (OCoLC)476211523

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