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Title Cultural diversity, heritage and human rights : intersections in theory and practice / edited by Michele Langfield, William Logan and Máiréad Nic Craith
Published London ; New York : Routledge, [2010]
London ; New York : Routledge, 2010
©2010

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Description xv, 265 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Series Key issues in cultural heritage
Key issues in cultural heritage.
Contents Pt. I. Setting agendas -- 1. Intersecting concepts and practices / William Logan, Michele Langfield and Mairead Nic Craith -- 2. Human rights and the UNESCO Memory of the World Programme / Hilary Charlesworth -- 3. Custodians of the land : Indigenous peoples, human rights and cultural integrity / Jeremie Gilbert -- 4. Linguistic heritage and language rights in Europe : theoretical considerations and practical implications / Mairead Nic Craith -- Pt. II. National versus local rights -- 5. Unravelling the cradle of civilization 'layer by layer' : Iraq, its peoples and cultural heritage / Ana Filipa Vrdoljak -- 6. The political appropriation of Burma's cultural heritage and its implications for human rights / Janette Philp -- 7. 'Elasticity' of heritage, from conservation to human rights : a saga of development and resistance in Penang, Malaysia / Judith Nagata -- 8. Rendered invisible : urban planning, cultural heritage and human rights / Graeme Bristol -- 9. 'Indigenous peoples are not multicultural minorities' : cultural diversity, heritage and indigenous human rights in Australia / Michele Langfield -- 10. A sung heritage : an ecological approach to rights and authority in intangible cultural heritage in Northern Australia / Fiona Magowan -- 11. 'Cuca shops' and Christians : heritage, morality and citizenship in Northern Namibia / Ian Fairweather -- Pt. III. Rights in conflict -- 12. Protecting the Tay Nguyen gongs : conflicting rights in Vietnam's central plateau / William Logan -- 13. The rights movement and cultural revitalization : the case of the Ainu in Japan / Yuuki Hasegawa -- 14. Cultural heritage and human rights in divided Cyprus / Susan Balderstone -- 15. Leaving the buildings behind : conflict, sovereignty and the values of heritage in Kashmir / Tim Winter and Shalini Panjabi
Summary "An anthology that investigates the problematic linkages between conserving cultural heritage, maintaining cultural diversity, defining and establishing cultural citizenship, and enforcing human rights. It addresses the notions of cultural diversity, cultural heritage and human rights, focusing on the intersection between the three concepts." -- BOOK PUBLISHER WEBSITE
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Also available online via the World Wide Web, by subscription to EBL Ebook Library
Subject Cultural property.
Culture conflict.
Human rights.
Indigenous peoples -- Civil rights.
Indigenous peoples.
Multiculturalism.
Author Langfield, Michele.
Logan, William, 1948-
Nic Craith, Máiréad.
LC no. 2009025091
ISBN 0415563666 (hbk.)
0415563674 (paperback)
9780415563666 (hbk)
9780415563673 (paperback)