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Title The economics of heritage : a study in the political economy of culture in Sicily / edited by Ilde Rizzo and Ruth Towse
Published Cheltenham : Edward Elgar, [2002]
©2002

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Description xii, 216 pages : illustrations, 1 map ; 25 cm
Contents 1. The Cultural Economy of Heritage / Ruth Towse -- 2. The Organisation and Finance of Cultural Heritage in Sicily / Anna Mignosa -- 3. Heritage Conservation: The Role of Heritage Authorities / Ilde Rizzo -- 4. Organisation and Decision-making in the Heritage Sector in Sicily / Isidoro Mazza -- 5. Measuring the Efficiency of Museums: A Case Study in Sicily / Giacomo Pignataro -- 6. Heritage and Tourism / Giovanni Montemagno -- 7. The Role of Non-profit Organisations in the Finance of Heritage / Salvo Creaco -- 8. New Technologies and Heritage / Maria Musumeci -- 9. Methods for Measuring the Demand for the Arts and Heritage: Theoretical Issues / Tiziana Cuccia and Giovanni Signorello -- 10. A Contingent Valuation Study of Willingness to Pay for Heritage Visits: Case Study of Noto / Tiziana Cuccia and Giovanni Signorello -- 11. Organised Art Consumption / Maurizio Caserta -- 12. Constrained Choice and Heritage Designation: Its Application in France / Francoise Benhamou
13. Funding Heritage: The Scottish Experience / Gerald Elliot -- 14. Heritage Administration in Italy: Problems and Progress / Annalisa Cicerchia
Notes "The chapters in this book were first presented at a workshop held in Catania, Sicily from 11 to 13 November 1999"-Pref
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Cultural property -- Economic aspects -- Italy -- Sicily.
Culture -- Economic aspects -- Italy -- Sicily.
Politics and culture -- Italy -- Sicily.
Heritage tourism -- Economic aspects -- Italy -- Sicily -- Congresses.
Sicily (Italy) -- Cultural policy.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Rizzo, Ilde.
Towse, Ruth, 1943-
LC no. 2002021259
ISBN 184376041X
Other Titles Study in the political economy of culture in Sicily