Irene Nakou

Irene Nakou is Professor, Head of the ‘Museum Education and Research Laboratory’ at the University of Thessaly in Greece. She has a degree in History-Archaeology and a degree in English Literature from the University of Athens, and earned a PhD in Museum and History Education from the Institute of Education University of London. She is author of articles in Greek and international journals and of three books on museum and history education, and co-editor of three collective books. She is also author of many educational books and co-editor of educational videos.
E-mail: inakou [at] uth [dot] gr

Selected publications - Books

Nakou, I. (2000). Children and History: Historical thinking, knowledge and interpretation. Athens: Metaixmio. [Greek edition]

Nakou, I. (2001). Museums: We all, objects and culture. Athens: Nissos. [Greek edition]

Nakou, I. (2009). Museums, Histories and History. Athens: Nissos. [Greek edition]

Collective works (Editorial work)

Nakou, I. & Gazi, A. (Eds.) (2015). Oral history in museums and education. Athens: Nissos. [Greek etition]

Nakou, I. & Barca, I. (Eds.) (2010). Contemporary Public Debates over History Education. International Review of History Education Series. Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishing.

Vemi, B. & Nakou, I. (Eds.) (2010). Museums and Education. Athens: Nissos. [Greek edition]

Kokkinos, G. & Nakou, I. (Eds.) (2006). Approaching History Education in the Beginning of the 21st Century. Athens: Metaixmio. [Greek edition]

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