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By Lizette Gradén,Peter Aronsson

The functionality of background occurs in prestigious associations resembling museums and files, in formally sanctioned areas comparable to jubilees and public monuments, but in addition in additional mundane, ephemeral and banal cultural practices, reminiscent of naming of phenomena, viewing exhibitions or strolling within the nation-state. This quantity examines the functionality of Nordic historical past and the shaping of the very notion of Norden in diversified contexts in North the United States, the Baltic and the Nordic nations and examines the significance of those locations as websites for growing and protecting cultural history. delivering wealthy views on part of Europe which has now not been the centre of dialogue within the Anglophone global, this quantity might be of worth to a large readership, together with cultural historians, museum practitioners, policy-makers and students of history, ethnology and folkloristics.

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Performing Nordic Heritage: Everyday Practices and Institutional Culture (The Nordic Experience)

The functionality of background occurs in prestigious associations reminiscent of museums and records, in formally sanctioned areas akin to jubilees and public monuments, but additionally in additional mundane, ephemeral and banal cultural practices, equivalent to naming of phenomena, viewing exhibitions or strolling within the geographical region.

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