Event evaluation: definitions, concepts and a state of the art review, Examining the cultural value of festivals: considerations of creative destruction and creative enhancement within the rural environment, Guest editorial, Numbers, schnumbers. Total cultural value and talking about everything that we do, even culture, Research note, Wild and banal: the value of the arts as commons
Like it or not, researchers interested in culture’s value are implicated in a field that is at once complex, heterogeneous, and divided. They are participants, not outside observers, because as a problem, culture’s has to be subjectively experienced and processed to be perceivable at all. The chapters in this ebook all wrestle with the methodological conundrum this involves.