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Author Li, Na, 1977- author

Title Kensington Market : collective memory, public history, and Toronto's urban landscape / Na Li
Published Toronto : University of Toronto Press, [2015]
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Contents 1. Memory and History: Urban Streetscapes as Public History -- 2. Kensington Market -- an Urban Neighbourhood, a Cultural Metaphor -- 3. Collective Memory and Kensington Market -- 4. From Sites of Memory to Memoryscape: Wisdom Sits in Place -- 5. A Sense of Time and a Sense of Place: The Past Is Not a Foreign Country
Summary Li's book will be a must-read for those fascinated with this iconic Toronto neighbourhood, as well as anyone with an interest in the role heritage and collective memory can play in urban planning
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Collective memory -- Ontario -- Toronto.
Ethnic neighborhoods -- Ontario -- Toronto -- History.
Immigrants -- Ontario -- Toronto -- History.
Public history -- Ontario -- Toronto.
Kensington Market (Toronto, Ont.) -- History
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1442616377 (electronic bk.)
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