Heritage: Management, Interpretation, Identity

Heritage: Management, Interpretation, Identity

by Peter Howard

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Throughout the world, heritage is now a major concern. In order to establish identities, as well as attract visitors, the natural and cultural heritage is protected, conserved, managed and interpreted by families, cities, nation states and at an international level. The environmental an cultural heritage is accepted as a major feature in business location, as the demand for quality of life becomes insistent.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780826458988
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 06/16/2003
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.61(d)

About the Author

Peter Howard was editor of Landscape Research and is the founder and editor of the International Journal of Heritage Studies.

Table of Contents

1. What is Heritage?
2. Heritage as a Discipline
3. Heritage for People: history and theory
4. Fields of Heritage
5. Selling Heritage
6. Heritage as Identity
7. Heritage as Process
8. Values and Issues
9. Interpretation in Practice.

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