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Protecting heritage in the Caribbean [electronic resource] / edited by Peter E. Siegel and Elizabeth Righter.

Publication:
Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, 2011.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (218 p.)
Series:
Caribbean archaeology and ethnohistory.
Caribbean archaeology and ethnohistory
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Subjects:
Cultural property -- Protection -- Caribbean Area.
Historic preservation -- Caribbean Area.
Monuments -- Conservation and restoration -- Caribbean Area.
Museums -- Caribbean Area.
Historic preservation -- Economic aspects -- Caribbean Area.
Economic development -- Caribbean Area.
Caribbean Area -- Cultural policy.
Caribbean Area -- Antiquities.
Caribbean Area -- Economic conditions.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Heritage preservation is a broad term that can include the protection of a wide range of human-mediated material and cultural processes ranging from specific artifacts, ancient rock art, and features of the built environment and modified landscapes. As a region of multiple independent nations and colonial territories, the Caribbean shares a common heritage at some levels, yet at the same time there are vast historical and cultural differences. Likewise, approaches to Caribbean heritage preservation are similarly diverse in range and scope. This volume address
Contents:
Preface: Intersecting values in Caribbean heritage preservation / Peter E. Siegel
The Bahamas / Michael P. Pateman
Cuba / Daniel Torres Etayo
United States Naval Station, Guantánamo Bay, Cuba / Bruce J. Larson
Jamaica / Andrea Richards and Ainsley Henriques
Dominican Republic / Esteban Prieto Vicioso
Puerto Rico / Peter E. Siegel
U.S. Virgin Islands / Elizabeth Righter
St. Kitts and Nevis / Todd M. Ahlman and Kelley Scudder-Temple
Antigua and Barbuda / Reg Murphy
French West Indies / Benoît Bérard and Christian Stouvenot
Saint Lucia / Milton Eric Branford
St. Vincent and the Grenadines / Paul E. Lewis
St. Vincent and the Grenadines: recent efforts in protecting heritage / Richard T. Callaghan
Barbados / Kevin Farmer
Trinidad and Tobago / Basil A. Reid and Vel Lewis
Netherlands Antilles / Jay B. Haviser and R. Grant Gilmore III
Patrimony or patricide? / William F. Keegan and Winston Phulgence
Protecting Heritage in the Caribbean / Peter E. Siegel.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Siegel, Peter E.
Righter, Elizabeth, 1937-
ISBN:
0-8173-8390-5
OCLC:
772845364