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AHRC Cultural Value Project report

This report presents the findings of the AHRC Cultural Value Project, published in March 2016.



Understanding the value of arts and culture: the AHRC Cultural Value Project (PDF)

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This document includes:

  • an introduction to the cultural value debate
  • a breakdown of the components of cultural value for individuals and communities
  • methodologies used to conduct the study
  • conclusions on public policy and funding for the cultural sector.

This is the integrated website of the seven research councils, Research England and Innovate UK.
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