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Developing Cultural Industries : Learning from Palimpsest of Practice

January 1, 2014

Exploring the connection between culture and broader goals of human development, this research focuses on cultural and creative industries in what is commonly referred to as 'developing countries'. Christiaan De Beukelaer offers a thorough exploration of how the concepts of cultural and creative industries are constructed and implemented across African countries and evaluates various policy implications of his findings. Combining an empirical study of the cultural industries of Africa with an understanding towards broader insights regarding global implications of the European debate surrounding creative industries, De Beukelaer's work will greatly benefit the thinking on cultural policy.This publication is the result of the 9th Cultural Policy Research Award in 2012. It was presented in Amsterdam at the Boekman Foundation on 23 March 2015.

Remappings - the Making of European Narratives

January 1, 2012

How narratives emerge, unfold and impact across Europe today, and how they contribute to redrawing our maps of Europe.

Social Entrepreneurship

October 1, 2009

This Research is devoted to social entrepreneurship as a new global phenomenon, the policy objectives behind social entrepreneurship programmes and their impact on long-term policy decisions, including in the cultural sector.