Recent Books and Reports

Publications

The Department has an extensive range of publications which can be purchased from the University Bookshop. The Museum Studies catalogue is available free on request. For recent articles, chapters and other publication types please see individual academic web pages, many of these publications are available on the university's open access database, the Leicester Research Archive.

Museum Architecture

Museum Architecture: A New Biography

Suzanne MacLeod
237 pages
Publisher: Routledge
Date: 2013
ISBN: 978-0-415-52904-4

New Directions in Museum Ethics

New Directions in Museum Ethics

Janet C. Marstine, Alexander Bauer, Chelsea Haines (eds)
152 pages
Publisher: Routledge
Date: 2013
ISBN: 978-0-415-52287-8

 VoicesFromTheMuseum

Voices from the Museum: Qualitative Research Conducted in Europe’s National Museums

Jocelyn Dodd, Ceri Jones, Andy Sawyer & Maria-Anna Tseliou
275 pages
Publisher: Linköping University Electronic Press
Date: 2012
Report series ISSN: 1650-9625

 National Museums Making History

National Museums Making History in a Diverse Europe

Simon Knell, Sheila Watson and Andrew Sawyer, et al
65 pages
Publisher: Linköping University Electronic Press
Date: 2012
ISSN: 1650-9625

 Crossing Borders

Crossing Borders: Connecting European Identities in Museums and Online

Simon Knell, Sheila Watson and Andrew Sawyer, et al
107 pages
Publisher: Linköping University Interdisciplinary Studies
Date: 2012
ISSN 1650-9625

 The Great Fossil Enigma

The Great Fossil Enigma: The Search for the Conodont Animal

Simon Knell
440 pages
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Date: 2012
ISBN: 978-0-253-00604-2

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Museum Objects
Experiencing the Properties of Things

Sandra H. Dudley (ed)
400 pages
Publisher: Routledge
Date: 2012
ISBN: 978-0-415-58178-3

 Museums Equality and Social Justice

Museums, Equality and Social Justice

Richard Sandell, Eithne Nightingale (eds)
344 pages
Publisher: Routledge
Date: 2012
ISBN: 978-0415504690

 Making Meaning

Museum Making: Narratives, Architectures, Exhibitions

Suzanne Macleod, Laura Hourston Hanks, Jonathan Hale (eds)
360 pages
Publisher: Routledge
Date: 2012
ISBN: 978-0-415-67603-8

Narrating Objects

Narrating Objects, Collecting Stories

Sandra H. Dudley, Amy Jane Barnes, Jennifer Binnie, Julia Petrov, Jennifer Walklate (eds)
304 pages
Publisher: Routledge
Date: 2012
ISBN: 978-0-415-69271-7

TheThingAboutMuseums

The Thing about Museums
Objects and Experience, Representation and Contestation

Sandra Dudley, Amy Jane Barnes, Jennifer Binnie, Julia Petrov, Jennifer Walklate (eds)
396 pages
Publisher: Routledge
Date: 2011
ISBN: 978-0-415-67904-6

 The Routledge Companion to Museum Ethics

The Routledge Companion to Museum Ethics
Redefining Ethics for the Twenty-First Century Museum

Janet Marstine (ed)
486 pages
Publisher: Routledge
Date: 2011
ISBN: 978-0-415-56612-4

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National Museums New Studies from Around the World

Simon Knell, Peter Aronsson, Arne Amundsen (eds)
504 pages
Publisher: Routledge
Date: 2011
ISBN: 978-0-415-54774-1

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MATERIALISING EXILE
Material Culture and Embodied Experience among Karenni Refugees in Thailand

Sandra Dudley
220 pages, 14 ills, bibliog., index
Publisher: Berghahn Books
Date: 2010
Language: English
ISBN 978-1-84545-640-5

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Re-Presenting Disability
Activism and Agency in the Museum

Richard Sandell, Jocelyn Dodd, Rosemarie Garland-Thomson (Editors)
ISBN: 978-0-415-49473-1
Binding: Paperback (also available in Hardback)
Pages: 304
Publisher: Routledge
Date: 2010
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Museum Materialities

Sandra Dudley (Editor)
Binding: Hardback (also available in Paperback)
312 Pages
Publisher: Routledge
Date: 2009
ISBN: 978-0-415-49217-1

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Learning at the Museum Frontiers
Identity, Race and Power

Viv Golding
Hardcover: 224 pages
Publisher: Ashgate
Date: 2009
Language English
ISBN-10: 0754646912
ISBN-13: 978-0754646914

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Valuing Historic Environments

Lisanne Gibson and John Pendlebury (Editors)

Hardcover: 200 pages
Publisher: Ashgate (Heritage, Culture and Identity)
Date: 2009
Language English
ISBN-10: 075467424X
ISBN-13: 978-0754674245

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Museums and Their Communities
(Leicester Readers in Museum Studies)

Sheila Watson (Editor)
Hardcover: 360 pages
Paperback: 360 pages
Publisher: Routledge
Date: 2008, New Ed edition
Language English
ISBN-10: 0415402603
ISBN-13: 978-0415402606

 RDR

Rethinking Disability Representation in Museums and Galleries

Jocelyn Dodd, Richard Sandell, Debbie Jolly and Ceri Jones
156 pages
Publisher: RCMG, University of Leicester
Date: 2008
ISBN: 978 1 898489 46 7

 

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Funding application deadline: Monday 15 January 2018.

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