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A Geography of Heritage (Hodder Arnold Publication)

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Publisher Comments:

This new textbook explores the various components of heritage--how it may be defined, to whom it belongs, and its diverse cultural and economic roles and uses. This is the first overview to place heritage in a georaphical perspective. Studying heritage from global to local scales, it draws upon examples and case studies from around the world.

Table of Contents

' Heritage and geography


Part 1: The context


The uses and abuses of heritage


Part 2: Heritage and the cultural realm: its social and political uses


Heritage, power and identity


Heritage and national identity


Multicultural heritage: from dissonance to harmony?


Part 3: The economic uses of heritage


Heritage and economics: an ambiguous relationship


Heritage in economic development strategies


Part 4: Heritage and scale


Heritage and scale I: the national


Heritage and scale II: the local


Heritage and scale II: from the national to the continental management of heritage


Heritage and scale II: towards a global heritage


Towards an integrated geography of heritage


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Product Details

ISBN:
9780340677797
Publisher:
Routledge
Location:
London :
Author:
Ashworth, G. J.
Author:
Graham, Brian
Author:
Tunbridge, J. E.
Subject:
Human Geography
Subject:
Geography | Cultural, Social, Human
Subject:
Sociology - General
Edition Description:
Bibliography: p. [261]-276.
Series:
A Hodder Arnold Publication
Series Volume:
RCP131
Publication Date:
20000231
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
62 halftones and line illus
Pages:
300
Dimensions:
9.1 x 6.2 x 0.9 in 1.2 lb

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