Public History and Heritage Today

Author(s): 
Ashton, Paul
Author(s): 
Kean, Hilda
ISBN: 
9781137285904
Date published: 
December 2012
Paperback
Price: 
£19.99

In this innovative and original collection, people are seen as active agents in the development of new ways of understanding the past and creating histories for the present. Chapters explore forms of public history in which people's experience and understanding of their personal, national and local pasts are part of their current lives.