Cultures and Globalization: Heritage, Memory and Identity

Cultures and Globalization: Heritage, Memory and Identity

by Helmut K Anheier
     
 

ISBN-10: 0857023896

ISBN-13: 9780857023896

Pub. Date: 03/30/2011

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Bringing together a truly global range of scholars, this volume explores heritage, memory, and identity through a diverse set of subjects, including heritage sites, practices of memorialization, museums, sites of contestation, and human rights.

Overview

Bringing together a truly global range of scholars, this volume explores heritage, memory, and identity through a diverse set of subjects, including heritage sites, practices of memorialization, museums, sites of contestation, and human rights.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780857023896
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
03/30/2011
Series:
Cultures and Globalization Series
Pages:
440
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword - Pierre Nora
Introduction - Yudhishthir Raj Isar, Dacia Viejo-Rose and Helmut K. Anheier
PART ONE: CONFIGURATIONS OF HERITAGE, MEMORY, IDENTITY
GLOBAL APPROACHES
The Role of Narratives in Commemoration: Remembering as Mediated Action - James V. Wertsch and Doc M. Billingsley
UNESCO and Heritage: Global Doctrine, Global Practice - Yudhishthir Raj Isar
Destruction and Reconstruction of Heritage: Impacts on Memory and Identity - Dacia Viejo-Rose
The Political Economies of Heritage - Tim Winter
Unsettling the National: Heritage and Diaspora - Ien Ang
Territorialization and the Politics of Autochthony - Jean-Pierre Warnier
Grassroots Memorials as Sites of Heritage Creation - Cristina Sánchez-Carretero and Carmen Ortiz
Sites of Conscience: Heritage of and for Human Rights - Liz Ševčenko
'Not Just a Place': Culture Heritage and the Environment - Benjamin Morris
Regional Realities
Living Sacred Heritage and 'Authenticity' in South Asia - Jagath Weerasinghe
A Contested Site of Memory: The Preah Vihear Temple - Aurel Croissant and Paul W. Chambers
Memory and Identity as Elements of Heritage Tourism in Southern Africa - Susan Keitumetse, Laura Mc Atackney and Gobopaone Senata
Multiple Heritages, Multiple Identities: The Southwest Indian Ocean - Rosabelle Boswell
Remembering and Forgetting Communist Cultural Production - Dragan Klaic
Post-socialist Recollections: Identity and Memory in Former Yugoslavia - Zala Volcic
Contemporary Creativity and Heritage in Latin America - Lucina Jiménez López
Fields and Issues
The Manipulation of Memory and Heritage in Museums of Migration - Julie Thomas
Heritage, Memory, Debris: Sulukule, Don't Forget - Asu Aksoy and Kevin Robins
Knowing the City: Migrants Negotiating Materialities in Istanbul - Yael Navaro-Yashin
Divided Memories, Contested Histories: The Shifting Landscape in Japan - Akiko Hashimoto
Memorialization and the Rwandan Genocide: The Use of Theatre - Ananda Breed
Narrating Shared Identity - Brian Schiff, Carolina Porto de Andrade and Mathilde Toulemonde
Listening Voices: On Actualizing Memories - Esther Shalev-Gerz
Commentaries
Intangibles: Culture, Heritage and Identity - Henrietta L. Moore
From the Tower of Babel to the Ivory Tower - David Lowenthal
PART TWO: INDICATOR SUITES

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