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Foreign Cultural Policy in the Interbellum
The Italian Dante Alighieri Society and the British Council Contesting the Mediterranean
By Tamara van Kessel

This book considers the growing awareness in the wake of World War I that culture could play an effective political role in international relations.
Part of the series Heritage and Memory Studies | October 2016 | ISBN 9789089648778
Hardback | 256 pages | 6 b/w illustrations | €89.00 | £70.00 | $110.00 | Order here
Museums in a Digital Culture
How Art and Heritage Become Meaningful
Edited by Susan Legêne and Chiel van den Akker 

This collection of essays takes up the question of the cultural meaning of the information and communications technology that makes new engagements with art possible.
October 2016 | ISBN 9789089646613
Hardback | 142 pages | 6 colour, 4 b/w illustrations | €69.00 | £56.00 | $86.00 | Order here
The Holocaust, Israel and 'the Jew'
Histories of Antisemitism in Postwar
Dutch Society

Edited by Remco Ensel and Evelien Gans

A group of historians to show how historical prejudice against Jews continued to resonate throughout the Netherlands in the post-World War II years. This is the first comprehensive study of postwar antisemitism in the Netherlands.
Part of the series NIOD Studies on War, Holocaust, and Genocide | November 2016 | ISBN 9789089648488
Hardback | 598 pages | 29 b/w images | €99.00 | £80.00 | $124.00 | Order here
Painting and Publishing as Cultural Industries
The Fabric of Creativity in the Dutch Republic, 1580-1800
By Clara Rasterhoff

Claartje Rasterhoff shows how industrial organisations played a role in shaping patterns of growth and innovations in painting and publishing in the Dutch Republic.
Part of the series Amsterdam Studies in the Dutch Golden Age | November 2016 | ISBN 9789089647023
Hardback | 352 pages | 4 colour, 62 b/w images | €119.00 | £96.00 | $149.00 | Order here
The Great West Ukrainian Prison
Massacre of 1941

A Sourcebook
Edited by Ksenya Kiebuzinski and Alexander Motyl

This book contains a detailed scholarly analysis, eyewitness testimonies, profiles of known victims, and a selection of fiction, memoirs, and poetry that testifies to the lasting impact of the massacre in the collective memory of Ukrainians.
November 2016 | ISBN 9789089648341 | Paperback | 432 pages | 1 colour, 24 b/w illustrations, 9 line art
€34.95 | £28.50 | $39.95 | Pre-order here
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Amsterdam University Press is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Max Haring as publisher for academic publications, with a special focus on Open Access journals. 

Dr. Haring has 10 years of publishing experience at SpringerNature, where he was responsible for traditional journals and books, as well as the launch and success of an Open Access mega-journal and the development of several innovative author services.
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