International Journal of Heritage Studies




Taylor and Francis Online


Taylor and Francis Online


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This journal focusses on research conducted in the broad domain of heritage as well as its links to memory, identities and place. It can be accessed through the website of Taylor and Francis Online, an academic publishing platform.

The journal publishes interdisciplinary perspectives from a broad range of sub-fields of heritage studies ranging from the disciplines of heritage science, museums, history, culture and tourism to the fields of sociology, anthropology, memory studies, cultural geography, law, interpretation and design.

Some of the most cited articles are:

  • Heritage pasts and heritage presents: temporality, meaning and the scope of heritage studies
  • The recognition and misrecognition of community heritage
  • Multilateralism and UNESCO World Heritage: Decision-making, States Parties and political processes