As with other cultural constructs, any historical concept or representation of Europe will only hold if you accept its premises (Borgolte 2005: 124), and the premises on which various ideas of ‘Europe’ had been founded have been increasingly called into question (Kockel 2010), not least for being ‘Eurocentric’.
|Title of host publication||Museums, Migration and Identity in Europe|
|Subtitle of host publication||Peoples, Places and Identities|
|Editors||Christopher Whitehead, Katherine Lloyd, Susannah Eckersley, Rhiannon Mason|
|Place of Publication||London|
|Publication status||Published - 2015|
Kockel, U. (2015). Re-placing Europe: an ethnological perspective on frontiers and migrants. In C. Whitehead, K. Lloyd, S. Eckersley, & R. Mason (Eds.), Museums, Migration and Identity in Europe: Peoples, Places and Identities (pp. 81-100). Routledge.