Publications in July 2008

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White Paper on Intercultural Dialogue “Living together as equals in dignity”

The “White Paper on Intercultural Dialogue” emphatically argues in the name of the governments of the 47 member states of the Council of Europe that the common future depends on the ability to safeguard and develop human rights, as enshrined in the European Convention on Human Rights, democracy and the rule of law and to promote mutual understanding. more >

A comparative analysis of strategies for design in Finland and Brazil

This paper reports on work in progress and initial findings of a research project that is comparing existing strategies for design (in promotion, support and policy fields) in four selected countries: Finland, South Korea, Brazil and India. For this specific paper, Finland and Brazil are the case studies compared. more >

Arts Council of Northern Ireland Annual report and accounts 2007-2008

2007-2008 proved to be a turbulent year for arts funding in Northern Ireland, with National Lottery cutbacks and the Northern Ireland Budget 2008-2011 dominating headlines. more >

21st Century Arts Conference - Top 10 Takeaways

At the inaugural 21st Century Arts Conference in New Zealand arts managers came together to learn how to find and attract audiences. One takeaway: "Adopting an audience focus does not mean forfeiting artistic excellence or vision". more >

Valuing Culture: Measuring and Understanding Canada’s Creative Economy

Prepared for the International Forum on the Creative Economy, this report highlights the substantial social, cultural, and economic contributions of Canada’s culture sector and assesses its economic footprint. more >

How Can Arts Leaders Play an Active Role in Cultural Planning Initiatives in Their Local Communities?

An arts professional shares her experiences and reflects on serving as a novice chair for a community cultural planning committee. more >

Creative Construct: Building for Culture and Creativity

Proceedings from this international symposium held in April 2008 are now available online. more >

Cultural Trends vol. 17 issue 2

Cultural Trends volume 17 issue 2 is available online at informaworld. more >

Innovation Policy in the Creative Industries

A call for papers has been issued for a special issue of the journal Innovation: Management, Policy and Practice. more >

Social Effects of Culture: Detailed Statistical Models

Provides strong evidence of the social effects of culture through detailed statistical models of six social indicators. more >

Dance Plan 2012

A four-year action plan for the Australian dance sector. more >

Read:write. Digital Possiblities for Literature

An overview of how companies, organisations and individuals in the commercial and funded sectors in England use Web 2.0. more >

Towards a Palestinian Cultural Studies

A special issue of the Middle East Journal of Culture and Communication will be dedicated to the topic ‘towards a Palestinian cultural studies’. more >

Culture and intangible economy

A special edition of Communictions and Strategies, International Journal of Digital Economics, will focus on culture and intangible economy. more >

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