Theme 2: Understanding the benefits of new historical knowledge

Understanding how knowledge of local rural settlement histories informed by tangible heritage can benefit rural communities and heritage.

A. How can TPE advance knowledge and understanding of longue durée change in rural settlements?

B. How can people and communities today benefit from improved knowledge of the historical development of the rural places they inhabit or visit?

C. What impact do TPE projects have on the perceived value of local / subaltern heritage?