Franklin

Asian heritage management [electronic resource] : contexts, concerns, and prospects / edited by Kapila D. Silva and Neel Kamal Chapagain.

Other records:
Publication:
New York : Routledge, c2013.
Series:
Routledge contemporary Asia series ; 39.
Routledge contemporary Asia series ; 39
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (387 p.)
Subjects:
Heritage tourism -- Asia -- Management.
Cultural property -- Asia -- Management.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
The prevalent global heritage discourse has been primarily Euro-centric in its origin, premise, and praxis. Diverse cultural, historical, and geographical contexts, such as that of Asia, call for more context-specific approaches to heritage management. This book explores this complexity of managing the cultural heritage in Asia.Case studies include sites of Angkor, Himeji Castle, Kathmandu Valley, Luang Prabang, Lumbini, and Malacca, and the book uses these to explore the religious worldviews, heritage policies, intangible heritage dimensions, traditional preservation practices, cult
Contents:
pt. I. Contexts
pt. II. Concerns
pt. III. Prospects.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Silva, Kapila D.
Chapagain, Neel Kamal.
ISBN:
0-203-06659-6
1-299-28010-2
1-135-07562-X
OCLC:
830161031
Loading...
Location Notes Your Loan Policy
Description Status Barcode Your Loan Policy