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Books and e-Books,

In the displays below you will find books, e-books and reports in the field of arts and cultural management that you can find in the NHL Stenden library. The e-books are available in the Ebsco E-books database and can be read online. It is often possible to download or print a number of pages. By clicking in the display on the cover of an ebook or report you will be redirected to the online publication.

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Use the NHL Stenden Library Catalog to find these books in the library. Do you want to know how to find other books and interesting publications? Then use the Information Skills libguide: Information Skills: I am looking for a book and Information Skills: Defining Search Terms.

Arts and Cultural policy

Cultural Policy

This book explores cultural policy in cities, nations and internationally.

Cultural Policy in the Polder : 25 Years Dutch Cultural Policy Act

Dutch academics in cultural policy research have compiled a volume to commemorate the quarter century in which Dutch cultural policy has developed and analyse the key debates in Dutch cultural policy for the coming years.

The Routledge Handbook of Global Cultural Policy

Explores how cultural policy has become a global phenomenon. The book address cultural policy's relation to core academic disciplines and core questions, of regulations, rights, development, practice, and global issues. With a cross-section of country-by-country case studies.

Museums

The Return of Curiosity : What Museums Are Good For in the 21st Century

This book explores museums in the modern age, offering a fresh perspective on some of our most important cultural institutions and the vital function they serve as stewards of human and natural history

Engagement and Access : Innovative Approaches for Museums

This book addresses how museums forge two-way communication and engaged participation through the use of community curation, social media, collaboration, and inquiry-based learning.

Fundraising and Strategic Planning : Innovative Approaches for Museums

This book appraises strategies museums employ to raise funds including admission prices, membership categories, donor and affinity groups, and specialized event-driven efforts while examining new crowdfunding models such as Kickstarter, Indiegogo, and Piggybackr.

Contemporary Curating and Museum Education

Museum education has evolved as a practice in its own right, questioning, expanding and transforming exhibitions and institutions. How does museum work change if we conceive of curating and education as an integrated practice? This question is addressed by international contributors from different types of museums.

The Museum Experience Revisited

This book paints a thorough picture of why people go to museums, what they do there, how they learn, and what museum practitioners can do to enhance these experiences. Updated icorporating advances in research, theory, and practice in the museum field over the last twenty years.

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This book explores―at the macro, meso and micro levels and in terms of qualitative as well as quantitative studies―the current and future role of museums for art and society.

Marketing, management, economy

Marketing Strategy for Creative and Cultural Industries

This text shows how to create and execute successful marketing plans for creative businesses.

Marketing In Creative Industries : Value, Experience and Creativity

Marketing in Creative Industries addresses the specific challenges of marketing in the creative industries, whilst applying marketing theory to a wide range of international examples

The Routledge Companion to Arts Management

This book builds a comprehensive understanding of what arts management can mean in an international context, the four parts focus on, history and evolution, dynamics of entrepreneurship,  cultural policy, and functional activities as marketing, planning, increasing diversity, hiring, fundraising, and sustainability.

Applied Theatre: Economies

Thi book addresses a notoriously problematic area: applied theatre's relationship to the economy and the ways in which socially committed theatre makers fund, finance or otherwise resource their work.

Cities and the Cultural Economy

This book includes a critical review of how the new cultural economy is reshaping urban labour, housing and property markets, contributing to gentrification and to ‘precarious employment' formation, as well as to b community regeneration and urban vitality.

Culture Management : Strategy and Marketing Aspects

This book addresses all the key issues related to marketing strategy and planning for the cultural industries.

Introduction to International Arts Management

This book explains and critically examines how arts managers from more than 40 countries across the world respond to globalisation, digitalisation and migration and analyses the manner in which cultural institutions become more international in nature

Economics of Art and Culture

This book analyses markets for art and cultural goods, highlights facets of art auctions and discusses cultural policies, the role of the state in financing culture and determinants of the economic success of artists, It also sheds new light on cultural areas, such as the performing and visual arts, festivals, films, museums and cultural heritage.

Arts and cultural education

Contemporary Curating and Museum Education

Museum education has evolved as a practice in its own right, questioning, expanding and transforming exhibitions and institutions. How does museum work change if we conceive of curating and education as an integrated practice?

Funding

Fundraising and Strategic Planning : Innovative Approaches for Museums

This book appraises strategies museums employ to raise funds including admission prices, membership categories, donor and affinity groups, and specialized event-driven efforts while examining new crowdfunding models such as Kickstarter, Indiegogo, and Piggybackr

Participation

Enhancing Participation in the Arts in the EU

Participation in the arts is analyzed as a contributory factor to European citizenship, and  tool for improving individual and societal wellbeing through educational and inclusive policies. Overview of research on the measurement and analysis of, and prospects for, traditional and new forms of cultural engagement in Europe. 

Audience Engagement in the Performing Arts

This book explores the concept of audience engagement from a number of complementary perspectives, including cultural value, arts marketing, co-creation and digital engagement.

Theatre and performing arts

The Secret Life of Theater

What is the secret DNA of theater? What makes it unique from its sister arts? Why was it invented? Why does it persist? And now, in such an advanced technological age, why do we still feel compelled to return to a mode of expression that was invented over two thousand years ago?

Theatre : Its Art and Craft

Theatre: Its Art and Craft is an introductory theatre text that focuses on the practitioners and their processes.It helps readers understand how theatre happens by explaining who makes it happen and what they do.

Applied drama: The gift of theatre

This book offers an insight into theatre-making that takes place in communities across the world. It considers the role of artists who work in challenging settings, including prisons, schools, hostels for the homeless, care homes for the elderly and on the street.

Entrepreneurship

Cultural Entrepreneurship

Cultural Entrepreneurship focuses on how individuals articulate their experience of entrepreneurship in the cultural and creative industries.

Cultural and Creative Industries : A Path to Entrepreneurship and Innovation

This book examines the ways in which cultural and creative industries can drive entrepreneurship, innovation, sustainability and overall regional development.

The Artist–Enterprise in the Digital Age

Explores various dimensions that artists embody, i.e., aesthetic, critical, messianic, and economic ones, and screens the multiple challenges faced by the artist–enterprises in terms of pricing, funding, and networking.

Strategic Planning in the Arts : A Practical Guide

Relying on real-world cases and examples, this book shows how to conceive, assess, and act on every part of the strategic plan, from the mission statement to the financial statement; from managing the board to marketing.

Arts Entrepreneurship

Arts Entrepreneurship: Creating a New Venture in the Arts provides the essential tools, techniques, and concepts needed to invent, launch, and sustain a business in the creative sector