Introduction in the topic of intangible cultural heritage and museums

The introduction category includes introductory publications on the topic of ICH & museums: books, booklets, visuals on the basics of ICH & museums, an overview framework and more that result from the IMP-project.

This booklet takes you through some basic insights in relation to intangible cultural heritage and museums, gained throughout the course of the Intangible Cultural Heritage and Museums Project (IMP). It serves as an introduction to the toolkit.

An overview of the key reference frameworks, texts, and networks and their relation to intangible cultural heritage.

A visual definition of intangible cultural heritage.

An overview of the key opportunities for museums that engage in safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage: social relevance, sustainable development, participation, and sustainable cultural entrepreneurship.

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Book: Museums and intangible cultural heritage.

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IMP-book: Executive summary (EN)

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IMP-book: Executive summary (NL)

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IMP-book: Executive summary (IT)

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IMP-book: Executive summary (DE)

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IMP-book: Executive summary (FR)

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ICH & Museums: an introduction

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What is Intangible Cultural Heritage?

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ICH & Museums: Reference framework, key texts and networks

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IMP-Declaration

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